CS 365 Computer Networking
F2T 2010 DLA
Smith, Jeffrey Scott
Online Adjunct Instructor
Doctoral Candidate Northcentral University, All But Dissertation Nova Southeastern UniversityMasters in Computer Technology Nova Southeastern, Bachelors HR/Mgmt Park University, Associates Mgmt Park UniversityCisco Networking Certification
After 3:30 Monday - Friday, weekends anytime.
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CS208 and CS151
1) No books are
required. The course curriculum is provided online via http://cisco.netacad.net
2) Optional Hardcopy
Textbook: Network Fundamentals, CCNA Exploration Companion Guide. Cisco Press.
Mark Dye, Rick McDonald, Antoon Rufi. ISBN #9781587132087
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
1) Access Cisco Networking Academy website: http://cisco.netacad.net, read the online
course material, and take online exams.
2) Access Cisco Networking Academy Program – NETLAB Academy
Edition: http://netlab.fhsu.edu. Read and
perform the lab projects via the remote NetLab environment.
3) Download, install, and execute Cisco Packet Tracer software in
your local computer. You should always download the latest version in http://cisco.netacad.net website. Note that
it is required that you have access to a computer locally so that you can
download, install, and execute Cisco Packet Tracer software.
4) Download and install the latest version of Java (version 1.6
or higher) for the purpose of performing the Final Skills Based Assessment in Cisco
Packet Tracer. The latest version of Java can be downloaded from www.java.com.
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
The ICS Program Coordinator will analyze core assessment results for a sampling of all ICS courses offered. In analyzing the results, the ICS Program Coordinator will grade the exams using the (very specific) grading criteria shown on the exam solution. The final grade is in the form of a percentage where the percentages equate to the following levels of success:
Does not meet expectations
65% to 84%
No exam graded.
The ICS Program Coordinator will use the core assessment scores to compare results across all instructional modalities.
Overview of Grading Policies
Submission Policies: Weekly discussion, lab project, and exam assignment
policies will be detailed week by week. All requirements must be met in order
to get the maximum score. Failure to
meet any of the requirements will yield a deduction in points that will be
determined by your instructor.
will have access to your grades in e-College so that you can monitor your
progress in the course. If you have questions about your grades, please contact
following table shows the course score distribution.
Percentage per item
Course Home Self Check
1 per week from Weeks 1 to 6
1 per chapter from Chapters 2 to
Weekly Lab – Packet Tracer
Weekly Lab – NetLab
2 in Week 1
1 per week from Weeks 2 to 7
Final Skills Based Assessment
Practice Final Exam
Final Exam – Not Proctored
Final Exam - Proctored
follow Park University Incomplete Policy as specified in Park University
Grading Scale Policy:
letter grade is determined based on the following scale. No rounding will be
used when calculating your grades.
Late Submission of Course Materials:
due dates will be provided when it is assigned. For each day that an
assignment is late, there will be a deduction of 20%
per day of the student's score for that assignment. Assignments
that are more than 5 days late yield a 0 for the entire assignment.
Course Learning Outcomes
Introduction to the policies
and administration of the course
Policies and Administration
materials under Course Home
introduction; Living in a network-centric world; Communicating over the
0, 1 & 2
Application layer functionality
and protocols; Transport layer
3 & 4
Network layer; Data Link layer
5 & 7
Addressing the network – IPv4
Physical layer; Ethernet
8 & 9
Planning and cabling networks;
Configuring and testing networks
10 & 11
Chapter 11 NetLab;
Final Skills Based Assessment;
materials covered in class
Final exams – proctored and non-proctored; Course feedbacks
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Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
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Online Course Policies
Students are responsible for clicking on the link below and thoroughly reading each Online course policy. If you have questions about any of these policies, please contact your instructor for clarification.
Online Course Policies
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