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.
The subject knowledge on the secondary school education level is requested.
Recommended optional programme components
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
Introduction to data networks
Cable termination in the horizontal and vertical section
Cable termination in the work area
Modem and network interface card 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
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
26 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer