Computer systems and people professionals that maintain, troubleshoot, program, administer, network, and build them are central to most every business. This course introduces college students to the basics of person safety on their computers in addition to the basics of laptop networking. College students will study the importance of person safety and a few of the instruments and procedures needed to guard and secure their information, computer systems and networks towards assault. Basic ideas and terminology of wired and wireless networking together with networking hardware, media, communication technologies and protocols, and network management shall be lined. Lab actions will develop abilities in putting in, configuring, managing, and troubleshooting a basic network.