Catalog Course Description: This course is a study of configuring Cisco Routers.
Purpose of the Course: This course provides the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform advanced Cisco router configuration and basic Cisco switch configuration.
The student support materials for IST203 are located here or on Blackboard. All of your IST203 Tests and Written Final Exam will be taken on Cisco Networking Academy. All Journal Entries and other assignments will be uploaded to Blackboard.
- Click on IST203 Syllabus Attachment 1 (Class Calendar) for a list of course due dates and contact information.
- Learn about Cisco certification exams at by clicking this link: Cisco Training and Certifications
- If you need to look up a computer term, try Geek Glossary. Thousands of computer terms from our courses are defined in a user friendly database, a big help when studying class material.
This web site is intended for the exclusive use of students in this class. The purpose of this site is to provide copies of study materials and other resources that will help in the successful completion of this course. Students are encouraged to visit this site regularly and take advantage of these resources.
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Textbook: Scaling Networks Companion Guide
Lab Manual: Scaling Networks Lab Manual