COURSE INSTRUCTOR– Mrs. Rajeshwari Mahalingam, Asst. Professor, MERI

OBJECTIVES: This course imparts valuable networking and IT skills to students who are concerned in intensifying their IT knowledge or starting a career in the technology industry. It also provides an educational framework that prepares students for networking and IT-related careers in the public and private sectors, as well as for higher education in engineering, computer science, and related fields. The course uses a comprehensive learning model which integrates face-to-face teaching with challenging online curricula, hands-on lab exercises and realistic network simulations. Here students can learn how to install and configure Cisco switches and routers in local and wide-area networks using various protocols and proper use of networking software tools and equipment. The course is suitable for students who are specifically inclined to pursue a career in computer networking.

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA: After completion of the program students have to clear an online objective test for getting certified.