CIS102B – Networking Fundamentals, Part 2

Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems – Networking Concentration

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About CIS102B – Networking Fundamentals, Part 2

This course teaches advanced networking skills, network security, network hardening, network optimization and troubleshooting. Completion of this course provides in network technologies, tools and standards as well as it serves as the second course designed as preparation for the CompTIA Network+ professional certification Exam.

Topics Covered In Course

CIS102B Topics

  • Ipv6 & Remote Connectivity
  • Using addressing and protocols
  • Wireless Networking & Virtualization/Cloud Computing
  • Capabilities of mobile networking, mobile device deployment, basic network design, unified communication features.
  • Risk management standards, contingency planning, TCP/IP security basics and standards, networking security threats, network vulnerabilities, network hardening.
  • Network monitoring and management with SNMP, Network troubleshooting and analysis.


Computer Hardware Fundamentals is a prerequisite for Computer Operating Systems. Before taking either course, the student should be familiar with:

  • Using a mouse and keyboard
  • Installing and running programs
  • Using basic productivity software including word processing applications
  • Saving files created by common applications
  • Browsing the internet

*Students who have successfully passed the current CompTIA A+ Essentials certification exam within the last 36 months may proceed directly to Computer Operating Systems.

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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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