Coursera Project Network
Introduction to Networks and Cisco Devices
Coursera Project Network

Introduction to Networks and Cisco Devices

Mohammed Al M.

Instructor: Mohammed Al M.

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

Advanced level

Recommended experience

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

(346 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Identifying different components of computer networks such as end devices and connecting them together.

  • Managing Cisco devices by using the Packet Tracer to simulate telnet, SSH, and Console connection.

  • Securing access to Cisco devices by implementing line passwords and password encryption services.

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Guided Project

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

Advanced level

Recommended experience

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

(346 reviews)

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  • Receive training from industry experts
  • Gain hands-on experience solving real-world job tasks
  • Build confidence using the latest tools and technologies
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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. Introduction to the guided project and the Packet Tracer

  2. Identifying and connecting different network devices

  3. Practice activity 1: connecting network devices using various media types

  4. Accessing Cisco Devices

  5. Securing access to Cisco devices

  6. Capstone activity: master what you learned!

Recommended experience

A background in computer networks and computer devices is required for this project. This project requires a Cisco Networking Academy ID.

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4.1 (30 ratings)
Mohammed Al M.
Coursera Project Network
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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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