Cabling & Inter networking Syllabus Quarter 1

Wash Cooper                                                            Cabling & Internet working                         1st Quarter

 

 

Week

Lesson Focus

Weekly Objectives

TN Standards

Assessments

Additional Notes

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

Computer and

Lab Safety

  • Know the safety rules for working in computer lab/classroom
  • Demonstrate the meaning of ergonomics and how it applies in the classroom
  • Demonstrate the understanding of safe habits while using a computer

Safety 2

  • Rubric
  • Create a Safety Poster
  • Observation

Written test on computer safety

 

100% required to pass the computer safety test

2

The History of Telecommunications

  • Understand the origins and direction of the telecommunications industry
  • Understand the base upon which we work

Cabling Overview 1

 

  • Multiple choice
  • Create and deliver a brief
  • presentation

Group presentation

3

The Technology of Communications

Understand the basic operations of communications

Computers and Electronics 3

 

  • Review questions
  • Graphic organizer

None

4

Network Media

  • Build a cat5 network cable
  • Test a cat5 cable using a cable tester

 

 

 

 

Transmission Media 4, 5

 

  • Build a CAT5 cable
  • Review questions
  • Test cable using a cable tester
  • Create a table

 

Use 568A standard

Laboratory activity

5

Network Media

  • Identify common fiber-optic connectors
  • Distinguish between common fiber-optic connectors by physical traits

Transmission Media: 4

 

  • Review questions
  • Create a Poster
  • Rubric

N/A

6

Wireless Technology

  • Explain the principles of radio wave transmission
  • Identify the major antenna styles
  • Explain three transmission techniques used in radio waves
  • Recall the key characteristics of the IEEE 802.11 wireless networking standards

Transmission Media: 4,5

 

  • Review questions
  • Practical application
  • Rubric

Laboratory activity

7

Overview of Wiring Installations

Understand the essential elements of a safe cable system installation

Cabling System Design 8

 

 

  • Review questions
  • Observation
  • Cabling installation
  • Rubric

Laboratory activity

Practice installation

8

Network Cabling

Understand the installation and performance concerns for many different types of network transmission media

Cabling System Design 8

 

 

  • Review questions
  • Observation
  • Cabling installation
  • Rubric

Laboratory activity

9

Network Cabling

Understand the installation and performance concerns for many different types of network transmission media

Cabling System Design 8

 

  • Review questions
  • Observation
  • Set up a patch panel
  • Rubric

Laboratory activity