CS 365 Computer Networking
S2T 2012 DLA
MSSMSecurity + Certified
CS208 and CS151 or Instructor consent
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) 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.
3) 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
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Course Home self check; Chapter exams; Packet Tracer projects; Packet Tracer Final Skills based Assessments; Final Exam
Overview of Grading Policies
Assignment 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.
You 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 the instructor.
The 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 1 to 11
Weekly Lab – Packet Tracer
2 per week from Weeks 1 to 6
1 in Week 7
Packet Tracer Final Skills Based Assessment
Park University Final Exam - Proctored
We follow Park University Incomplete Policy as specified in Park University Undergraduate Catalog.
Grading Scale Policy:
Your letter grade is determined based on the following scale. No rounding will be used when calculating your grades.
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Assignment 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 covered
Introduction to the policies and administration of the course
Course Policies and Administration
All materials under Course Home
Course introduction; Living in a network-centric world; Communicating over the network
1, 2, 3
Chapters 0, 1 & 2
Application layer functionality and protocols; Transport layer
1, 3, 4
Chapters 3 & 4
Network layer; Data Link layer
1, 2, 3, 4
Chapters 5 & 7
Addressing the network – IPv4
Physical layer; Ethernet
Chapters 8 & 9
Planning and cabling networks; Configuring and testing networks
Chapters 10 & 11
Packet Tracer Project; Packet Tracer Final Skills Based Assessment
All materials covered in class
Final Exam; Course feedback
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Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. from Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 93
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 96
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
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
Last Updated:2/13/2012 9:06:20 AM