Networking Essentials

Subject
Computer Information Systems (CIS)
Course Designator
CIS.170
Academic Dean
Dean of Business and Professional Studies
Last Offered
2021FA
Official Course Description

This course serves as a general introduction for students to acquire a foundation in current network technologies for local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and the Internet. The course provides an introduction to the hardware, software, terminology, components, design, and connections of a network, as well as the topologies and protocols for LANs. It covers LAN-user concepts and the basic functions of system administration and operation.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned CIS.170 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2021 Fall (August-December)2 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
CIS.170.V01
Synonym
64797
Location
Mecosta-Osceola ISD
Meeting Info
August 30 December 17
Lecture/Lab
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
MOCC
Classroom A122
Instructor
Roger Meinert
Seats Available
11 of 18
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Additional fees: $25.00Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
CIS.170.W01R
Synonym
64548
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 30 December 17
RTV
Tuesday, Thursday 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
5 of 18
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class will meet remotely at the scheduled times, using Zoom video conferencing software.
Additional fees: $25.00Fees may not apply to all students
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2022 Winter (January-May)3 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
CIS.170.V01
Synonym
65132
Location
Mecosta-Osceola ISD
Meeting Info
January 10 May 6
Lecture/Lab
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM – 10:25 AM
MOCC
Classroom A122
Instructor
Roger Meinert
Seats Available
17 of 18
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Students in this section are also required to meet CTE contact times. Plus two days of asynchronous classes.
Additional fees: $25.00Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
CIS.170.W01
Synonym
65133
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 10 May 6
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
0 of 30
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration is closed for this section.
Additional fees: $25.00Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
CIS.170.W02
Synonym
65942
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 10 May 6
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
18 of 18
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Additional fees: $25.00Fees may not apply to all students
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