SLCC General Catalog

Network Routing & Switching CP

CTE Certificate Of Proficiency
16 credits minimum

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Program Description:  

Network and computer systems administrators are responsible for the day-to-day operation of an organization’s computer networks. They organize, install, and support an organization’s computer systems, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), network segments, intranets, and other data communication systems.

Career Opportunities:

Employment of network and computer systems administrators is expected to grow 28 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations. Demand for these workers is high and should continue to grow as firms invest in newer, faster technology and mobile networks.

NOTE:  This Certificate of Proficiency is eligible for financial aid if it is a part of a financial aid eligible program such as an AS or AAS degree.  Courses within the certificate may also be eligible if taken as part of a financial aid eligible program.  Please check with the Financial Aid Office to determine if the Certificate of Proficiency and classes are eligible.

Required Courses: (9 Credits)

Course

Title

Credits

Semesters

Prerequisite

CSIS 1200

Introduction to Networking

3

F, Sp

Recommended: CSIS 1030

CSIS 1250

Networking Routing & Switching I

3

F, Sp

Recommended: CSIS 1200

CSIS 1251

Network Routing & Switching II

3

F

Recommended: CSIS 1250

Recommended Elective Courses: (7 Credits)

Course

Title

Credits

Semesters

Prerequisite

CSIS 1110

Data Cabling Basics

3

F, Sp

 

CSIS 1124

Intro to MS Windows Desktop OS

3

F, Sp

Recommended: CSIS 1121

CSIS 1032

Introduction to Linux

3

F, Sp

Recommended: CSIS 1030
CSIS 2310 Wireless Networking 3 F, SP

Recommended: CSIS 1200

CSIS 2900 Current Topics in CSIS 1-4 Sp  

For elective credit, a student may choose any course in the CSIS Department, or any course from any department in the School of Business or the Visual Art and Design Department.


Sample Schedule

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

CSIS 1200

3

CSIS 1250

3
ELEC 4 CSIS 1251 3
    ELEC 3

Total

7

Total

9


 Program Student Learning Outcomes

Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will get the knowledge and skills required to successfully design, install, operate, and troubleshoot a small to medium size enterprise branch network.

1 – Substantive Knowledge

  • Students will install, configure, and troubleshoot network devices using appropriate tools, and equipment.

1- Substantive Knowledge

  • Students will Identify, data communication analyze, and troubleshoot network issues.
1- Substantive Knowledge
  • Recognize the ethical considerations of utilizing technology in business.
5-Civic Engagement and/or Working Professionally
Department Contact Info

Computer Sciences and Information Systems Division
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
BB 109
801-957-5150

General Information
801-957-4073

Computer Sciences and Information Systems website

CSIS Academic Advisor
BB 130A
801-957-4286

Program Faculty

Professors
Jimmy Chen
Gordon Frisbey
Susumu Kasai
Randy Koziatek
Lorna Wells
Bruce Worthen

Associate Professors
Paul Anstall
Robert Baird
Marilyn Hibbert
Philip Nielson

Assistant Professors
Zahra Atashi
Roderick Buhler
Edward Walsh


Instructors
Dan Pope
Margarethe Posch