Students learn the foundation skills for installing operating systems, network design, network intrusion detection and virtualization. Each of these topics play a key role in keeping information safe. Students learn PC hardware and operating systems, network technologies and terminologies, network hardening, create virtual machines, design VLAN and manage VLAN. They are also exposed to hypervisors and basic cloud technology.
Install and harden operating systems
Explain and identify computer hardware
Explain IP addressing and perform subnetting
Create virtual machines
Use and determine the strengths of various of vitual machines
Design, create, manage and troubleshooting VLAN
Prepares student to take CompTIA A+ exam and Cisco CCENT certification exam
This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
Students must achieve a minimum 2.0 GPA in each core course to attain an AAS degree.
Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.