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Rick Graziani, Cabrillo College
Instructor, Computer Science/Networking
Email: graziani@cabrillo.edu
 
Non-Cabrillo Instructors/Students: If you would like access to my materials please email me for the username and password.

 

Course Materials: CIS 81 Fundamentals of Networking (CCNA 1)

Note: These materials use CCNA 5.0 Curriculum. Older materials are also included.

   
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    Packt Tracer v6.0.1 Application + Tutorial MS Windows EXE
       
    Lab: Packet Tracer - Creating a Topology (doc) (Previous version)  
       
       
       
       
       
       
     
   
  Chapter 0: Course Introduction
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Introduction to CIS 81 and Student Success    
       
       
  Chapter 1: Exploring the Network
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 1: Exploring the Network PowerPoint    
       
       
       
  Chapter 2: Configuring a Network Operating System
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 2: Configuring a Network OS    
       
       
  Chapter 3: Network Protocols and Communications
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 3: Network Protocols and Comms    
       
       
  Chapter 4: Network Access
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 4: Network Access    
       
       
  Chapter 5: Ethernet
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 5: Ethernet - Part 1 Nutshell: ARP (PDF)  
  Chapter 5: Ethernet - Part 2    
       
  Chapter 6: Network Layer
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 6: Network Layer Part 1    
  Chapter 6: Network Layer Part 2    
       
  Chapter 7: Transport Layer
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 7: Transport Layer Part 1    
  Chapter 7: Transport Layer Part 2    
       
  Chapter 8: IP Addressing
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 8: IP Addressing - IPv4 (Part 1)    
  Chapter 8: IP Addressing - ICMP (Part 2)    
  Chapter 8: IP Addressing - IPv6 & ICMPv6 (Part 3)    
       
       
  Chapter 9: Subnetting IP Networks
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 9: Subnetting IP Networks    
  Rick's Subnetting Worksheet (Excel)    
  Rick's Subnetting Workseet Sample (Excel)    
       
  Chapter 10: Application Layer
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 10: Application Layer    
       
       
  Chapter 11: It's a Network
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Chapter 11: Its' a Network    
  Not yet available    
       
       
       
     
       
  Previous Materials
       
  PowerPoint Presentations Instructional Aids and Links  
  Living in a Network Centric World Software: Binary/Decimal Conversion Movie: Herding Cats
    Movie: Today's Networking Professionals
 

Communicating over the Network

Movie: Warriors of the Net  
    Link: Warriors of the Net  
       
 

Application Layer Protocols and Functionality

Video: DNS Explained DHCP-DNS (PowerPoint)
    Video: How DNS works DHCP-DNS (Packet Tracer File)
  Video: How email works DHCP-DNS Instructions
    Clients and Servers (PowerPoint)
  Link: Firewall.cx Mail Server and Clients (Packet Tracer File)
      Mail Server and Clients Instructions
       
 

Transport Layer

Nutshell: TCP (PDF)  
    Nutshell: UDP (PDF)  
    Nutshell: TCP and UDP Port Numbers (PDF)  
    FCC Hearing: On Comcast TCP Resets  
     
  OSI Network Layer Nutshell: IP (Internet Protocol) (PDF)  
  Link: Path MTU Discovery  
     
  IPv4 Addresses - Part 1 Reading: Classless Subnetting Explained (PDF) Classless IP Addressing and Subnetting
  IPv4 Addresses - Part 2 Worksheet: Classless Subnetting (Excel) Classless Subnetting Explained
  IPv4 Addresses - Part 3 Nutshell: Classless Subnetting (Excel) Classful Subnetting and Other Topics
    Nutshell: Classful Subnetting (PDF)  
    Article: Regional Internet Registry IP Address Allocation, DHCP and DNS
    ICMP: Ping and Traceroute
  Subnet Calculators:  
    Link: Subnet Calculator  
      Link: Subnet-Calculator (another one)  
    Link: VLSM CIDR Subnet  
     
       
  OSI Data Link Layer    
       
  Ethernet Fundamentals Part 1 Nutshell: Hubs and Switches (PDF)  
Ethernet Fundamentals Part 2 Nutshell: Ethernet Protocol (PDF)  
  Link: Charles Spurgeon Ethernet Site  
  Link: IEEE Standards Committee  
       
  ARP (Address Resolution Protocol) Nutshell: ARP (PDF)  
  ARP: Process and the Protocol Article: ARP Spoofing and Attacks (PDF)  
  ARP: Animated Scenarios using PT Article: Proxy ARP (PDF)  
       
       
       
       
       
   

   

Course Syllabus: Spring 2014

Check often, information subject to change.

       

 

Week 1

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Jan 27      
  Introduction to CIS 81 and Student Success Adding: Need Add Code Read: Chapter 0: Course Introduction
       
  Tour of 800 Email list Read: Chapter 1: Exploring the Network
      NetSpace: Chapter 1 Exam (NOT Quizzes)
  Chapter 0: Course Introduction (on your own)     Due: Feb 3
  Chapter 1: Exploring the Network WebAdvisor - Correct email?   10 Attempts
    Dropping a course   6 hourse per attempt
  In class Lab:     Note: Session error message, clear cookies
  1.3.1.3 Lab - Mapping the Internet Please use subject in email: "CIS 81:"   or use a differnet browser
    and rest of subject info    
  Videos:      
  YouTube: Everything is amazing and nobody's happy      
  Movie: Herding Cats      
         
       
       
       

 

Week 2

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Feb 3      
  Chapter 2: Configuring a Network Operating System Missing class: Up to you to find out Read: Chapter 2: Configuring a Network OS
    what you missed and get it from NetSpace: Chapter 2 Exam
  Using Packet Tracer another student. I won't go over what   Due: Feb 24 @ 5:30pm
    you missed during my office hours or   10 Attempts
    email.   6 hours per attempt
       
    All emails -subect: "CIS 81:" In-class: 2.3.2.5 Implement Basic Connectivity
        Print running-configs for S1 and S2
    Survey   Feb 10
       

 

Week 3

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Feb 10      
    Chapter 3: Network Protocols and Communications   Read: Chapter 3: Network Protocols
      NetSpace: Chapter 3 Exam
  Lab: Using Wireshark to View Network Traffic     Due: Mar 3 @ 5:30pm
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

 

Week 4

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Feb 17 Holiday - No Class    
       
         
       

 

Week 5

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Feb 24 Chapter 4: Network Access   Read: Chapter 4: Network Access
      NetSpace: Chapter 4 Exam
  Wireshark Lab (in-class): 3.3.3.4     Due: Mar 17 @ 5:30pm
        10 Attempts
  Introduction to the Data Center - Networking Lab     6 hours per attempt
         
      Repeat Lab: 2.3.3.5: Part 1 - Step 1 and Step 2 only
      Turn in printed copy of your: running-conifg
        Due: Mar 3
       
         
         

 

Week 6

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Mar 3 Chapter 5: Ethernet (Part 1 and Part 2)   Read: Chapter 5: Ethernet
      NetSpace: Chapter 5 Exam (Includes Packet Tracer)
  In class Lab 5.1.3.6     Due: Mar 24
        10 Attempts
  Nutshell: ARP (PDF)     6 hours per attempt
         
         
         
       

 

Week 7

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Mar 10 Chapter 5: Ethernet (Part 1 and Part 2)    
        Lab: 5.3.1.10 Viewing the MAC Address Table
  Lab 5.3.1.10 using Packet Tracer (practice)     Postponed
         
       
        Extra Credit (Optional) Lab: 5.2.1.8
        Hard copy printout of
        Printout of ARP Request and ARP Reply
        Due: Mar 24
       
       

 

Week 8

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Mar 17 Chapter 6: Network Layer (Part 1 and Part 2) Midterm next week Read: Chapter 6: Network Layer
    5:30pm - 7:30pm NetSpace: Chapter 6 Exam (Includes Packet Tracer)
  Nutshell: ARP (PDF) Use 6 pages of notes (front and back)   Due: Apr 7
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
         
       
       
       
       
       
 

Week 9

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Mar 24 Midterm Exam (Chapters 2 through 5) including IOS    
  May use 6 pages of notes (front and back)      
       
       
       
 

Week 10

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Mar 31 Spring Break - No class    
         
         
       

 

Week 11

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Apr 7 Chapter 7: Transport Layer   Read: Chapter 7: Transport Layer
      NetSpace: Chapter 7 Exam
        Due:
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
       
       
       

 

Week 12

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Apr 14 Chapter 8: IP Addressing - IPv4 - Part 1 Midterm Review  
      Final Project
        Take home
        Due on day of Final Exam
        No screenshots
        Printed, hardcopy
        May work in teams, but must turn in own work
       

 

Week 13

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Apr 21 Chapter 8: IP Addressing - IPv6 - Part 2   Read: Chapter 8: IP Addressing
      NetSpace: Chapter 8 Exam
  Chapter 8: IP Addressing - ICMP - Part 3     Due:
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
       
       
       

 

Week 14

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  Apr 28 Chapter 9: Subnetting IP Networks   Read: Chapter 9: Subnetting IP Networks
      NetSpace: Chapter 9 Exam
  Subnetting IPv6 and VLSM     Due:
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
       
       
       

 

Week 15

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  May 5 Chapter 10: Application Layer   Read: Chapter 10: Application Layer
      NetSpace: Chapter 10 Exam
  Chapter 11: It's a Network     Due:
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
       
        Read: Chapter 11: It's a Network
      NetSpace: Chapter 11 Exam
        Due:
        10 Attempts
        6 hours per attempt
       
       
       

 

Week 16

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  May 12 Final Exam - Material since midterm exam Final Project due next week  
  >> Take home    
  >> Due next week      
         
  Cisco Final Exam and Course Feedback (All chapters)      
         
         
         

 

Week 17

Lecture

Announcements

Homework/Lab/TBA

  May 19 Final Exam Due    
  Finals Week      
  Final Project Due