The mechanism of LAN networks

Code No
Skill Category No: 
3
Skill No: 
1
Topic No: 
6
Level: 
I
Objective: 

Introducing basics of LAN (Local Area Network) from signaling/cabling method to most commonly used technology, Ethernet.

  •  The characteristics of LAN
  •  Signaling and Medium
    •  Baseband and broadband network
    •  Twisted pair, Coaxial cable, Fiber optic cable and Wireless
  •  Multiple Access
    •  CSMA/CD
    •  (Token ring, Token bus)
  •  The topology of LAN
    •  Star, Bus, Ring
  •   Ethernet
  •  Switching and forwarding
    •  Hub, Bridge, and Switch
  •  Cell switching(ATM)