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.
Have at least completed secondary education in a technological or related field. Knowledge of English (reading and comprehension).
For the purposes of evaluation and seriation of applications, a curricular evaluation will be carried out.
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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
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsRegulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 2 Month(s)
ECTS Credits: 2.0