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2023-2024 Official General Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

CST 209 - Advanced Computer Networking


This course provides an in depth exploration of current and next generation computer networking, data communication and telecommunication technologies including hardware, software, and applications.  Students will gain experience with server class operating systems, server applications installation and configuration, client server application development tools, secure data transmission, network security fundamentals, and network management.

Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  CST 208W Introduction to Networking, CST 113 Introduction to Programming or CST 121 Introduction to Python Programming

Credits: 3
Hours
2 Class Hours, 2 Laboratory Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  1. Discuss the various topologies used to construct both physical and virtual computer networks.
  2. Configure computer systems to participate in Local Area Networks (LAN) and Wide Area Networks (WAN).
  3. Install, configure, and troubleshoot remote connectivity, file transfer programs, web, and custom client/server applications.
  4. Implement various methods to mitigate risks and threats associated with networked computers.
  5. Describe the characteristics and services provided by cloud network service providers.