CNIT 108 Wireless Networks, Advanced (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Students will design, install, configure, manage, and maintain wireless networks with advanced fundamentals of WLANs, current and developing standards and protocols, boosting, detecting and extending signal, troubleshooting and monitoring the network, security issues, research of proposed security solutions. The course follows objectives for the Certified Wireless Network Administrator Exam (CWNA).
Offered Spring semesters
ADV. RF and SECURITY
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Identify the major components of a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN).
- Outcome 2: Compare and contrast the different types of wireless communications.
- Outcome 3: Design a Wireless Local Area Network and configure devices.to extend range and improve performance.
- Outcome 4: Evaluate security risks and solutions in a Wireless Local Area Network.
- Outcome 5: Analyze and describe WLAN frames, collision handling, and fragmentation.
- Outcome 6: Test and troubleshoot WLAN installations.