Course detail

Network Cabling and Routing (CCNA1+CCNA2)

FIT-I1CAcad. year: 2020/2021

Introduction to Networking and Routing and Switching Essentials CCNA courses, cabling, network standards. Addresses. Introduction to routers. Configuring a router. Configuring routing protocols RIP and RIPng. This course is a part of CCNA certification courses.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Overview of LANs and practical skill with cabling. Configuration of routers and switches.
Network troubleshooting: physical, link, and network layers. Overview and selection of routing protocols. Configuring a router.


Binary-hexadecimal-decimal conversion. Operating systems Unix and Windows. Ability to study standards and literature in English.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Lecture notes in English.
Elektronické texty a příklady dostupné na portálu
Documents and examples available on the Web portal
Introduction to Networks Companion Guide. Cisco Press, 2014. ISBN 978-1-58713-316-4.
Introduction to Networks Companion Guide (CCNAv7). Cisco Press, 2020. ISBN 978-0-13-663366-2.
Routing and Switching Essentials Companion Guide, Cisco Press, 2014. ISBN 978-1-58713-318-3.
Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials Companion Guide (CCNAv7), Cisco Press, 2020. ISBN 978-0-13-672935-8.
CCNA 200-301 Official Cert Guide Library, Cisco Press, 2019. ISBN 978-1-58714-714-2.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

  • Active laboratory work (max. 62 points).
  • Practical skills tests (max. 38 points).
  • To obtain Academy Certificate of Completion all tests including Final exam and Skill test must be passed with min. score 80%.

Exam prerequisites:
  • Labs attendance, minimal number of points required.
  • Getting at least 50% points.

Language of instruction

Czech, English

Work placements

Not applicable.


Students gain practical skills with switch configuration, Ethernet technology virtual LANs (VLANs). The course also deals with IP addressing, routing, basic configuration of routers, routing protocol RIP.

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

  • Active laboratory work - 11 laboratories, 2 points each.
  • Home preparation for laboratories - 10 tests, 1 points each.
  • Alternative laboratories substituing an absence at laboratories during illness possible with teacher's agreement only.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BIT Bachelor's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, elective

  • Programme IT-BC-3 Bachelor's

    branch BIT , 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, elective

Type of course unit



22 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


  1. Introduction to Networking, Network Models.
  2. Ethernet Fundamentals, Ethernet Switching.
  3. Network Layer, IP and ICMP Protocols.
  4. IPv4 and IPv6 Addressing, Subnetting.
  5. WANs and Routers, Introduction to Routers.
  6. Configuring a Router and a Switch.
  7. Static Routing.
  8. Routing Dynamically.
  9. RIPv2 and RIPng.
  10. Virtual LANs (VLANs).
  11. Inter-VLAN Routing.
  12. DHCPv4 and DHCPv6.
  13. Network Security Fundamentals.

Laboratory exercise

24 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


  1. Basic IOS Configuration 1.
  2. Basic IOS Configuration 2.
  3. Basic IOS Configuration 3, NAT Overload, Default Route, IPv6.
  4. Static Routing of IPv4 and IPv6.
  5. RIPv2.
  6. RIPng.
  7. VLAN.
  8. Inter-VLAN Routing.
  9. Inter-VLAN Routing - L3 Switching.
  10. DHCPv4 and DHCPv6.
  11. Revision Assignment.