Cabling & Inter networking Syllabus Quarter 3

Week

Lesson Focus

Weekly Objectives

TN Standards

Assessments

Additional Notes

1

 

Cabling System Design

Design a telecommunications closet (TC) for a Local Area Network (LAN) installation. Craft a full explanatory text that cites specific textual evidence in descriptions of:

Standard 8

 

  • Rubric
  • Observation
  • Packet Tracer
  • Quiz

 

None

 

2

 

 

 

 

Cabling System Design

Explain and demonstrate, in writing or a presentation, the role played by each component in a typical star network installation, including the Network Interface card (NIC), media converter, repeater, hub, bridge, switch, server, and router. For each component, detail the likely consequences in the event of failure, and prescribe strategies for prevention and maintenance.

Standard 9

  • Interactive activity
  • Poster
  • Quiz
  • Rubric

None

3

Network Security

  • Explain network security threats.
  • Explain other types of network security threats.
  • Explain how software tools can mitigate network security threats.

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab
  • Packet Tracer
  • Quiz
  • Rubric

None

4

A World of Experts and Criminals

  • Describe the common characteristics comprising the cybersecurity world
  • Differentiate the characteristics of cyber criminals and cybersecurity specialists

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab

None

5

A World of Experts and Criminals

  • Compare how cybersecurity threats affect individuals, businesses, and organizations
  • Analyze the factors that lead to the spread and growth of
  • Analyze the organizations and efforts committed to expanding the cybersecurity workforce

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab
  • Packet Tracer
  • Quiz
  • Rubric

None

6

The Cybersecurity Cube

  • Describe the three dimensions of the McCumber Cube (Cybersecurity Cube).
  • Describe the principles of confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab
  • Packet Tracer
  • Quiz

None

7

The Cybersecurity Cube

  • Differentiate the three states of data.
  • Countermeasures
  • Compare the types of cybersecurity countermeasures.

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab
  • Quiz

None

8

Troubleshooting Issues in Networks

 

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

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab
  • Packet Tracer
  • Quiz

None

9

Troubleshooting Issues in Networks

 

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

 

Standard 11, 13

  • Interactive activity
  • Lab
  • Quiz

None