Networking Syllabus Quarter 2

Week

Lesson Focus

Weekly Objectives

TN Standards

Assessments

Additional Notes

 

10

 

 

 

 

 

Providing Network Services

  • Explain how clients access Internet services.
  • Explain how the protocols of the transport layer support network communications.
  • Explain the function of common Internet client/server applications

5.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Observation
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

Packet Tracers and other activities

11

What does a home network look like?

  • Compare different types of network connections.
  • Explain how Wi-Fi functions.
  • Connect wireless PC clients to a wireless router.
  • Compare the options available for connecting to an ISP.

 

7.0.

9.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Lab
  • Rubric

 

 

Packet Tracers and other activities

12

What does a home network look like?

  • Configure a wireless LAN device to protect data and the network.
  • Explain how to configure mobile devices to use various wireless technologies.

 

7.0.

9.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Observation
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

 

Packet Tracers and other activities

13

Network Security

  • Explain network security threats.
  • Explain other types of network security threats.

 

10.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Observation
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

Packet Tracers and other activities

14

Network Security

  • Explain how software tools can mitigate network security threats.
  • Configure a firewall to control network traffic.

10.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Lab
  • Rubric

 

 

Laboratory activity

 

15

Cisco LAN Devices

  • Explain the basic features of Cisco LAN switches.
  • Explain the features of a Cisco router.
  • Explain how to use the Cisco IOS

 

4.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

 

 

Packet Tracersand other activities

16

Cisco LAN Devices

  • Use common show commands to view device status.
  • Build a switch and router network.

 

4.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Observation
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

Laboratory activity

16

Testing and Trouble shooting

  • Explain the steps to take when a new configuration does not work as expected.
  • Troubleshoot network problems with common network utilities.

 

7.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Observation
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

Packet Tracers

and other activities

18

Testing and Trouble shooting

  • Troubleshoot a network connectivity problem.
  • Explain how to work with customer support.

7.0

  • Quizzes,
  • Observation
  • Lab
  • Rubric
  • Review questions

 

Laboratory activity