Coursera Project Network
Build a Small Simulated Network With Cisco Packet Tracker
Coursera Project Network

Build a Small Simulated Network With Cisco Packet Tracker

Taught in English

Hussam El Aassar

Instructor: Hussam El Aassar

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Beginner level

Recommended experience

1 hour
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.5

(15 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Understanding network fundamentals

  • Ability to troubleshoot and plan networks

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

1 hour
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.5

(15 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Open and use the Cisco Packet tracer to simulate your first basic network.

  2. Choose the suitable devices and start building the network on a small scale.

  3. Add routers to your network and troubleshoot connect the devices.

  4. Configure your routers and set an IP address for each device and interface.

  5. Configure the routing tables of your routers and test the connectivity

Recommended experience

Basic knowledge of the OSI Layers, network topologies, MAC & IP addresses, Subnet masks and routing protocols

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Instructor

Hussam El Aassar
Coursera Project Network
2 Courses1,690 learners

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How you'll learn

  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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