• Course Outline - CIS152 Fundamentals of Routing Theory and Technology

  • Course Number Course Title Course Credits
    CIS152 Fundamentals of Routing Theory and Technology 3

    Course Description:

    CIS152 is the second of a three-course sequence that uses the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum. This course is an introduction to routing technology, routing theory and router configuration including RIP and IGRP routing protocols, distance vector and link state routing theory, routing loop issues, routing concepts, TCP/IP basics, IP addressing, router IOS, access lists and basic router configuration. Students will get hands-on experience configuring Cisco routers. This course also provides additional information on routing theory and protocols beyond that of the basic Cisco Networking Academy semester two course, leading to a more detailed understanding of routing.


    1. Design a basic LAN network
    2. Configure a router's IOS from a pre-designed template
    3. Demonstrate basic router file management
    4. Configure RIP and IGRP routing protocol
    5. Explain the fundamental principles of TCP/IP error and control messages
    6. Analyze router troubleshooting scenarios
    7. Configure router security with access control lists