Information Technology II introduces students to concepts of local and wide area networks, home networking, networking standards using the IEEE/OSI Model, network protocols, transmission media, and network architecture/topologies. Security and data integrity will be introduced and emphasized throughout the year. Students will learn critical skills needed to successfully move into a role as an IT professional supporting networked computers. Concepts covered will include TCP/IP client administration, planning a network topology, configuring the TCP/IP protocol, managing network clients, configuring routers and hubs, and creating wireless LANs.
When You Finish
Upon completing the program, students continue their education at the postsecondary level in both 2 and 4-year degree programs, join the military, and enter employment in local computer technology and support businesses.
- Test Out Network Pro Certification
Testing required. Fees apply.
- CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification
Testing required. Fees apply. Qualifies for Technical Honors and Graduation Pathways certification.
Dual College Credit
- NETI 105 Network Fundamentals
Ivy Tech | 3 credits
Placement testing required. Qualifies for Technical Honors Diploma and Graduation Pathways certification.