2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    
    Jun 14, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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CSCO 105B - Fundamentals of Voice and Data Cabling


Credits: 3
Semesters Offered: Fall
Campus/Sites Offered: North Las Vegas
Offering Note: No additional information available.

Description
This course is a study of electromagnetic theory and physical aspects of cabling used in voice and data networks, both copper wire and fiber optic. Topics include regulatory aspects of wired networks, product selection, and skills needed to install a wired network. Prepares students to develop and present a response to a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a simple cable project. Course includes lab activities that require fine hand/finger motor skills and visual ability to correctly identify red, blue, green and brown colors.  COM 115  or ENG 107  is recommended.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Identify regulations and standards pertaining to wire and optical networks.
  2. Explain electromagnetic frequency characteristics as they pertain to wire and optical networks.
  3. Describe common protocols and devices used in wire and optical networks.
  4. Explain structured cabling and structured cabling subsystems basics.
  5. Complete basic cabling assemblies and installation.
  6. Develop and present a response to a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a cabling project. (Human Relations)

Prerequisite: None 
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade



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