Farnborough College of Technology
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About this course

CCNA R&S: Introduction to Networks (ITN) covers networking architecture, structure, and functions. The course introduces the principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations to provide a foundation for the curriculum.

Want to study from home? This course is also available via Online Attendance.

This course is due to be updated in the Summer of 2020 with the latest curriculum.

Who is this programme for?

The instructor-led course is the 1st of 4 courses in the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching curriculum. The course includes activities using Packet Tracer, hands-on lab work, and a wide array of assessment types and tools.

What will I study?

  • Explain network technologies.
  • Explain how devices access local and remote network resources.
  • Describe router hardware.
  • Explain how switching operates in a small to medium-sized business network.
  • Design an IP addressing scheme to provide network connectivity for a small to medium-sized business network.
  • Configure initial settings on a network device.
  • Implement basic network connectivity between devices.
  • Configure monitoring tools available for small to medium-sized business networks.


Tuition £495
Exam £50

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Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

The curriculum is appropriate for students at many education levels:

  • No prerequisites
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Start Dates

Stage 9452/201EFA
Mode Part Time
Year Year 1
Duration 15 Weeks
Days TUE
Time 18:00 - 20:30
Start 22/09/2020
Stage 9452/201EFB
Mode Part Time
Year Year 1
Duration 15 Weeks
Days THU
Time 18:00 - 20:30
Start 04/02/2021
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