Welcome to the Cisco Networking Basics Specialization. The five courses included in this specialization are designed for beginners in computing that want to understand the basics of how data is sent and received in a network and how small computer networks are created. People who may be in non-networking professions that want to understand how their home or small business networks actually work will enjoy this course.
Cisco Networking Basics 专项课程
Launch into the World of Computer Networks. Learn to build and troubleshoot small home networks.
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Very useful course. It is highly recommended for everyone. I believe it was structured in a smooth and simple way that made me motivated to continue learning on this specialization.
High Everyone!!!\n\nThis course is very interesting and very informative. I learned a lot from this course. I am very excited for other courses in this specialization.
This course was very helpful, a lot of labs help in knowing how to configure the devices in reality. I hope to continue the specialization.
the best course for clearing concepts. very thoroughly explained. Cisco is best. I am getting entire specialization.
This entire specialization has taught me so much! I'm looking forward to learning much more!
very good course and very nice sequence,but packet tracer commands in week 3 could have been explained more and there meaning,but overall very good course and instructors,thanks for your efforts
I have learn in this course is very basic things which is very confusing for me but thi course clear my all concept abut dhcp,natting etc.I am very thankfull to coursera to allow me this course.
The initial packet tracer activity introduced a lot of concepts that had not previously been explained. Once you got past that, the rest of the course proceeded logically and was pretty clear.
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This specialization consists of 5 courses that are each 4 weeks long.
What background knowledge is necessary?
Learners need to be able to access the Internet and have access to a Windows PC.
Do I need to take the courses in a specific order?
Yes. The course is designed so that each course provided needed knowledge for the next course.
Is there any special equipment needed for this course?
No equipment needed. You will, however, need to download the network simulation and modeling tool, Cisco Packet Tracer to complete and maximize learning in these courses.
What will I be able to do upon completing the Specialization?
Upon completion of the Cisco Networking Basics specialization, students will be able to perform the following tasks:
● Explain how end-user devices and local networks interact with the global Internet.
● Explain the requirements for network connectivity.
● Build a small network using an integrated network router.
● Explain the importance of IP addressing.
● Explain how the protocols of the TCP/IP suite enable network communication.
● Configure an integrated wireless router and wireless clients to connect securely to the Internet.
● Configure basic network security.
● Build a simple computer network using Cisco devices.
● Troubleshoot common network issues found in home and small business networks.
Will I have enough knowledge and practice to obtain a Cisco certification?
No. These courses are intended to expose non-networking professionals to the exciting world of networking. As such, they are not aligned to any specific Cisco certification. The courses in this specialization cover the foundational concepts that allow you to begin on the certification path. More extensive training and practice will be needed to obtain a certification.