Training Course in Computer Networks
General Objectives of the CourseThe objective of this course is to provide students with basic knowledge on the operation of TCP/IP computer networks. The course uses a practical approach, using the most common operating systems (Linux, Apple Mac OSX, Microsoft Windows). Nevertheless, strong theoretical background is provided along with the practical subject matters, on topics such as equipment configuration, traffic analysis, and troubleshooting of TCP/IP local area networks (LAN). The course only resorts to open source tools available on the mentioned operating systems.
Secondary school in a techonlogical area or similar
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Mode of Studye-learning
Teaching / Evaluation language(s)Portuguese
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingThe final grading is a mark between 0 and 20.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsConfiguration of Linux, Apple Mac OSX, or Microsoft Windows computers, in view of their integration in TCP/IP networks. Check equipment connectivity. Troubleshoot basic networking problems. Use of traffic analysis tools. Understand and check the basic operation of supporting network applications (DNS and DHCP).
Fernando Pedro Lopes Boavida Fernandes