• Application Deadline
  • 1 month
    Duration
  • English
    Language
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering IT Support - Networking Essentials Certificate in collaboration with MicrosoftX. Learn the essentials of networks from basic network components to how the Internet connects all over the world.

About

This IT Support - Networking Essentials Certificate is part of the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in IT Support, offered by EdX in partnership with MicrosoftX.

IT Support: Networking Essentials is designed to introduce the core networking concepts to learners who are new to IT Support. The course begins by explaining the purpose of networking and then examines how networks are configured in homes, offices, between offices, and around the world with the Internet. This includes a review of network topologies, physical networking, and network protocols. The course concludes with an introduction to network troubleshooting, including how to troubleshoot common networking issues.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 months
    • Intensity 2 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      Length: 4 weeks Effort: 2 to 3 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn
  • Understanding networking topologies
  • Understanding LANs, WANs and the Internet
  • Understanding wireless and wired networks
  • Understanding network protocols
  • Understanding TCP/IP
  • Troubleshooting networking using built-in networking tools

Lecturers

  • Martin Coetzer - Senior Content Developer, Learning eXperiences Team, Microsoft Corporation

  • Pam Glazier - Content Specialist, Microsoft

  • James Seymour - Principal Content Publishing Manager, Microsoft

  • Tony Frink - Senior Content Development Manager, Microsoft

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

The Windows client training as part of the Microsoft Professional Program – IT Support.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 1 months.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 1 months.
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Funding

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