CIS-112: Introduction to Networking

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Intro to Networking
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

An introductory-level course covering the basics of Local and Wide Area Networking. Discusses the OSI model, network protocols, media architecture, and networking hardware. Also covers WANs, remote connectivity, TCP/IP and the Internet as well as how to troubleshoot common network problems.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Departmental Exam
Skilled Demonstration
Licensure/certifications
Skilled Demonstration Details

Skills-based assessment proficient score, assessment administered by the Computer Information Systems department faculty. Faculty will assess skills-based assessment based on evaluation rubric. Assessment information located in The School of Business, Entrepreneurship, & Professional Development office. Students must also complete a departmental exam and have proper licensure/certification.

Licensure/Certification
CompTia Network+ Certification or TestOut Network Pro Certification
Licensure/Certification Details

CompTia Network+ Certification OR TestOut Network Pro Certification must be current. Department faculty will verify certification(s). Verified certifications, and the Credit for Prior College-Level Learning application will be signed, copied, and retained in the The School of Business, Entrepreneurship, & Professional Development office. Students must also complete a departmental exam and a skilled demonstration.

Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2016 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.