Network Management Courses and Sequence

Network Management Courses and Sequence

MODULE 1
PSY 3413
Personal & Professional Development
This course examines adult learning theory and various learning styles. The course provides a model that is used to analyze life experience.

MODULE 2
SNM 3413
Windows Networking I
This course provides students with the skills to do an initial implementation and configuration of the core services within a Windows Active Directory environment, including, Active Directory Domain Services, networking services, and Hyper-V. 

MODULE 3
MGT 3413
Organizational Behavior I; Diagnosis & Planned Change
This course analyzes the formal and informal functions and problems of organizations. The course also examines the strategies to plan, implement, and manage change in an organization.

MODULE 4
SNM 3813
Windows Networking II
This course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to install, configure, manage, and support a network infrastructure in a Microsoft Windows-based network, including user and group management, Group Policy, imaging and data security.  

MODULE 5
SNM 3913
Routers and Switches I
This course focuses on network terminology and protocols, LANs, WANs, OSI models, cabling, routers, Ethernet, IP addressing, and network standards. The course also focuses on initial router configuration and Cisco IOS Software management.

MODULE 6
REL 3413
Biblical Perspectives in Western Culture
This course provides study of the Bible as a foundation to an understanding of Western culture and history. The course also explores the relevance of the Bible to modern day life.

MODULE 7
SNM 3923
Routers and Switches II
This course focuses on advanced IP addressing, intermediate routing protocols, command-line interface configuration, Spanning Tree Protocols, and VLAN trunking. The course also focuses on WAN technology and terminology.

MODULE 8
SNM 4113
Windows Networking III

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to carry out advanced management and provisioning of services in the Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.  

MODULE 9
SNM 3963
Network Security I
This course provides a survey and application of the basic network security principles which includes preparation for the Security+ certification exam.

MODULE 10
MGT 4413
Organizational Behavior II; Leadership & Management
This course examines various theories of management, leadership styles, and motivation theories as applied to the supervision of people in organizations.  The course includes the study of labor negotiations, performance appraisals, and employee productivity and development. 

MODULE 11
GS 4423
Personal & Professional Ethics and Values
This capstone course examines various theories of man and their relevance to personal and social values. The course provides the basis to formulate or clarify a philosophy of life that is consistent with the demands of a responsible lifestyle in the contemporary world.

MODULE 12
SNM 4333
Network Security II
This course is a continuation of Networking Security I with an advanced look at intrusion detection design and implementation.  The class equips the student with tools necessary to deter attacks, detect intrusion attempts, respond to break-ins, and assess the damage of hack attacks, VPN's packet filters, and network traffic signatures are also investigated.