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TitleNetwork Fundamentals
Course NumberCTS 1650
DepartmentBusiness & Technology
Text/MaterialsPlease refer to the GCSC Bookstore website http://doresstore.gulfcoast.edu/ for the most recent textbook information.

DescriptionThis course introduces students to learn and apply the basics of computer networking using common network devices. The course covers the OSI model, industry standards, network topologies, IP addressing/subnetting, and network design. This is the first of a series of courses to prepare students for industry certification including the Cisco CCNA.
InstructorDavid Lee
OfficeAdvanced Technology Center, Room 119 (ATC 119)
Instructor Emaildlee15@gulfcoast.edu or contact instructor through Canvas
Instructor Phone850-769-1551 x 1551
On-Campus and Testing RequirementsOnline classes may require proctored exams which can be taken for free at any GCSC campus or with the use of testing software for online exams. Please CLICK HERE to make your test appointment.
Additional Meetings:
Monday and Wednesdays 5:00 pm-6:15 pm in the Advanced Technology Center, Room 228 (ATC 228)
Note: CCAF designation identifies courses approved for military GEM program
American Disability Statement:
Any student who feels she or he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Office of Disability Support Services at 850-872-3834 or in the Student Union East room 59. The Office of Disability Support Services will coordinate reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities.