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Networking Essentials | CM008 (12 weeks Class Based)

Course Overview

QQI Level 5 Minor Award in Networking Essentials 5N2929
Course Code:
CM008 | TUE 18.45 - 21.45

This course is suitable for individuals who want to gain the
knowledge, skill and competence to support the operation of typical
computer networks and be able to assist in implementing and maintaining common network configurations.

“I found it very interesting and I have a real qualification at the end of the day.”

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Programme Description
  • Describe the essential characteristics of the main components of computer networks
  • Identify the main similarities and differences between different types of spatial networks:
  • Analyse the benefits and limitations of computer resource sharing models
  • Outline the characteristics of the main elements of device identification
  • Distinguish the key features and functions of a range of network components including hubs, switches repeaters, bridges, routers and gateways
  • Outline the functions of a range of common networking protocols
  • Use diagnostic tools to troubleshoot network performance and connectivity issues
  • Implement network resource management e.g. file and print shares, permissions, etc.
  • Install a simple network, connect network devices
  • Resolve basic network problems
LCFE Funding