Course detail

Practical exercises in information networks

FEKT-CPISAcad. year: 2017/2018

The subject is oriented to practical applications of passive and active nework components. Gives an overview of connector and cable types used in computer networks and an introduction to the prblematics of connectoring. The second part of the subject is oriented to basic types of active network components including installation and configuration of common network interfaces, hubs, switches and routers.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

With completion of the subject students acquire basic overview about passive and active network elements and about thier advantages and disadvantages. They also acquire practical experience incuding connectoring network cables and installation of network interfaces and components.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the secondary school education level is requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

THOMAS, R., M.: Lokální počítačové sítě, Computer Press, Praha, 1996
Microsoft Corporation: Základy sítí, Computer Press, 1999

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Introduction to data networks
Cable termination in the horizontal and vertical section
Cable termination in the work area
Firewall configuration
Modem and network interface card configuration
Switch configuration
Router configuration
Network traffic analysis
Network services I - FTP server installation and configuration
Network services II - WWW server installation and configuration
Network services III - Terminal access configuration
Reserve
Final test

Aims

The aim of the subject is to provide basic introduction to problematics of information networks. The subject is oriented to practical exercises about using passive and active network elements and installation and configuration of network interfaces and active network components.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-BC Bachelor's

    branch BC-AMT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, optional specialized
    branch BC-EST , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, optional specialized
    branch BC-MET , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, optional specialized
    branch BC-SEE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, optional specialized
    branch BC-TLI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit

 

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer