Career & Technical Education > Computer Information Technology

General Information


I. Catalog Course Description

Prerequisites: CIT212 or consent of instructor

Through lectures, discussions, demonstrations, textbook study, and hands-on lab exercises, teaches the basic skills and knowledge necessary to configure and maintain Microsoft Windows Network Infrastructure services and resources.


II: Course Objectives

Core C course prepares the student to prove their expertise with desktop, server and networking components, consists of the required areas of study mandated by Microsoft to completer the MCSE core requirements.

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Configure the DHCP Server service.
  • Configure the DNS Server service.
  • Configure WINS
  • Configure network security protocols.
  • Configure network security by using Public Key Infrastructure (PKI).
  • Configure network security by using Internet Protocol Security (IPSec).
  • Configure windows XP as a network router.
  • Configure internet access for a network.
  • Configure a Web server.
  • Deploy windows XP Professional by using remote installation services (RIS)
  • Manage a windows XP network
  • Identify and resolve network connectivity problems by using Windows XP troubleshooting tools and utilities.

III: Course Linkage

This course fulfills Western Nevada College’s Student Learning Objectives of ensuring that successful students:

  • Possess adequate problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
  • Can utilize effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
  • Have college level reading, writing, and oral communication skills.
  • Are able to demonstrate knowledge of the subject matter to a level that is appropriate to the emphasis of their degree.
  • Understand the theoretical principles behind creating and maintaining a professional level Web site.
  • Use current software to create, publish, and maintain a professional level Web site.
  • Apply techniques appropriate to their specialty in the operation of a Web site.

Scheduled CIT-213 classes:

Fall 2019