Course detail

Network Cabling and Routing (CCNA1+CCNA2)

FIT-I1CAcad. year: 2019/2020

Introduction to Networking and Routing and Switching Essentials CCNA courses, cabling, network standards. Addresses. Introduction to routers. Configuring a router. Configuring routing protocols RIP. Access Control Lists. This course is a part of CCNA certification courses (CCNA1, CCNA2).

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. The contents of the course corresponds to CCNA 1 and CCNA 2 courses.


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

Přednáškové texty v angličtině.
Elektronické texty a příklady dostupné na portálu
Introduction to Networks Companion Guide. Cisco Press, 2014. ISBN 978-1-58713-316-4.
Routing and Switching Essentials Companion Guide, Cisco Press, 2014. ISBN 978-1-58713-318-3.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

  • Active laboratory work (max. 52 points).
  • Practical skills test CCNA1 (max. 15 points).
  • Final test CCNA1 (max. 5 points).
  • Practical skills test CCNA2 (max. 23 points).
  • Final test CCNA2 (max. 5 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, and access control list configuration. The content of the course covers CCNA 1 (Introduction to Networks) and CCNA 2 (Routing and Switching Essentails).

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, 3 points each.
  • Alternative laboratories substituing an absence at laboratories during ilness possible with teacher's agreement only.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BIT Bachelor's, 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional

  • Programme IT-BC-3 Bachelor's

    branch BIT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional

Type of course unit



22 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


  1. Introduction to Networking, Networking Fundamentals.
  2. Cabling LANs and WANs, Ethernet Fundamentals.
  3. Ethernet Technologies, Ethernet Switching.
  4. TCP/IP and IP Addressing, Routing Fundamentals and Subnets.
  5. WANs and Routers, Introduction to Routers.
  6. Configuring a Router and a Switch, Learning about other devices, port security.
  7. Managing Cisco IOS, Routing and Routing Protocols.
  8. Routing Dynamically.
  9. Basic Router Troubleshooting, Intermediate TCP/IP.
  10. Access Control Lists.
  11. Virtual LANs (VLAN).
  12. DHCP.
  13. Network Address Translation.

Laboratory exercise

24 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


  1. Basic IOS Configuration 1.
  2. Basic IOS Configuration 2.
  3. NAT overload, Default route, IPv6
  4. Static Routing of IPv4 and IPv6.
  5. RIP, RIPng.
  6. Switch Port Security.
  7. VLAN.
  8. Inter-VLAN routing.
  9. Access Control Lists.
  10. DHCPv4 + DHCPv6.
  11. NAT.