Course detail

CISCO Academy 1 - CCNA

FEKT-XPC-CA1Acad. year: 2020/2021

It covers the CCNA curriculum Introduction to Networks that deals with fundamentals of IP networking. Practicals include planning and building of small IP networks.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The student should be able to:
- describe basic entities for network communication,
- describe ISO/OSI and TCP/IP models,
- describe individual layer of TCP/IP model,
- explain purpose and principle of communication protocols,
- describe Ethernet technology,
- develop IP addressing schemes,
- implement a network using routers and switches,
- explain operation of router,
- explain operation of switch,
- implement basic security of networking devices.

Prerequisites

Students should be able to work with English literature and have knowledge about basics of information and communication technologies.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Páv, M. a kol. CCNA Exploration – Základy sítí. VOŠ a SPŠE Plzeň, studijní materiál, 2011. (CS)
Páv, M. a kol. CCNA Exploration – Směrování, koncepce, protokoly. VOŠ a SPŠE Plzeň, studijní materiál, 2011. (CS)
Cisco Networking Academy: Introduction to Networks Companion Guide (CCNAv7). Cisco press, USA, 2020, ISBN-13: 978-0-13-663366-2. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The teaching methods include lectures and practical laboratories. The course uses e-learning system Moodle.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Student is assessed by taking theoretical tests and practical exam. Details about evaluation procedures are specified in the document 'Course assessment' available at the course e-learning.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Introduction to the course, Networking Today
2. Basic Switch and End Device Configuration
3. Protocol Models
4. Physical Layer, Number Systems
5. Data Link Layer, Ethernet Switching
6. Network Layer, Address Resolution
7. Basic Router Configuration, IPv4 Addressing
8. IPv6 Addressing, ICMP
9. Transport Layer
10. Application Layer
11. Network Security Fundamentals
12. Build a Small Network
13. Revision and binding of individual topics

Aims

The course introduces the basic principles of network communication. First course of Cisco academy CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) is covered in the most recent version.

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 BPC-AUD Bachelor's

    specialization AUDB-ZVUK , any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
    specialization AUDB-TECH , any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective

  • Programme BPC-AMT Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BKC-EKT Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BPC-EKT Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BPC-MET Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BKC-MET Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BKC-SEE Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BPC-SEE Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BPC-TLI Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BKC-TLI Bachelor's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme BPC-IBE Bachelor's, 3. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme MPC-AUD Master's

    specialization AUDM-TECH , any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
    specialization AUDM-ZVUK , any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective

  • Programme MPC-BIO Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-BTB Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MKC-TIT Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-TIT Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-KAM Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-EVM Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MKC-EVM Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MKC-EEN Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-EEN Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MKC-EKT Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-EKT Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-IBE Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-MEL Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective
  • Programme MPC-SVE Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

52 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning