University of Jordan Computer Engineering Department CPE528: Computer Networks Lab Summer Semester 2011/2012 COURSE OUTLINE Instructor Home page No. of credit hrs Pre-requisites Description Time and room Textbook Grading Experiments Outline References Eng. Balkees AlShagoor, E-mail: [email protected] http://fetweb.ju.edu.jo/staff/cpe/AArabiyat/HtmlDocs/NetworkLab.htm 1 CPE422 Computer Networks The Computer Networks Lab consists of a Set of Experiments to Give the Student the Practical Experience on Building Basic Local Area Networks (LANs). Introduction to Personal Computers Hardware, Installing Network Interface Cards, Networks Cabling, Local Area Networks and Basic Topologies, Understanding Routers and Routing Principles, Configuring Routers and Routing Protocols, Securing Local Area Networks Using Access Lists, Understanding Switches and Switching Principles, Configuring Switches, Building Virtual Local Area Networks, Trunking Protocols, IP Networks Address Translation and Dynamic Host Control Protocol. Computer Networks Lab SUN,TUES 12:40-3:40 -The Lab has a set of experiments that will be posted on the website of the lab - CCNA Exploration material Mid Exam(CCNA1 + paper exam) 40% (25% +15%) Lab Sheets 10% Quizzes + In-lab Performance 10% Final Exam (CCNA2+ paper exam) 40% (25% +15%) Starting Date Week Experiments Description Week 1 , SUN 10/6/2012 Lab Preparations Week 1 , TUES 12/6/2012 Syllabus Distribution & lab Introduction Exp1: Cabling & Packet Sniffing Week 2 , SUN 17/6/2012 Exp2: Network Devices and Packet Tracer Week 2 , TUES 19/6/2012 Exp3: Basic Device Configuration Week 3 , SUN 24/6/2012 Exp4: Basic Network Operation and Troubleshooting Week 3 , TUES 26/6/2012 Exp5: Subnetting & Variable Length Subnet Mask (VLSM) Week 3 , THUR 28/6/2012 Midterm Exam – Theoretical Part Week 4 , SUN 1/7/2012 Exp6: Static Routing & Default Routes Week 4 , TUES 3/7/2012 Exp7: Dynamic routing with RIP Week 4 , THUR 5/7/2012 Midterm Exam – CCNA-Semester1 Final Exam Week 5 , SUN 8/7/2012 Exp8: Access Control Lists (ACL) Week 5 , TUES 10/7/2012 Exp9: Network Address Translation (NAT) Week 6 , SUN 15/7/2012 Final Exam – Theoretical Part Week 6 , TUES 17/7/2012 Midterm Exam – CCNA-Semester2 Final Exam -Computer Networking, A top-Down Approach, 4th Ed. James Kurose and Keith Ross, Addison Wesley 2008. -Any suitable computer networks book. -Cisco website (www.cisco.com) for technical data sheets of devices.