TR: 8:30-9:50am ELC306
Text: SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Fundamentals and Administration,Novell Press, Courses 3101 and 3102,
- This course provides practical experience with introductory network administration concepts.
- Identify employment opportunities within the network administration industry.
- Ethical issues are discussed in class. Students are encouraged to engage in an internship with a local business in their IT department.
- Analysis of business needs is necessary in designing a network that fits the requirements of the specific business need.
- Network administration is constantly changing and students interested in this area must be committed to continually updating their knowledge of the industry.
ABET Program Outcome (C) is assessed by this course: An ability to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
This course is a mix of lecture and hands-on exercises. The
text, lecture materials and the Internet will serve as the major
sources of information for this course. Your responsibility
as a student is to read the text, attend class sessions, take thorough
notes, complete assigned tasks, and complete all exams. Questions
are always encouraged and welcome.
There is a certification associated with this course. Novell's
Certified Linux Administrator 11. The manuals and workbooks are
designed to help you complete this certification. If a student wants
to get this certification, they can take the associated exam, and if
they pass, they will receive full credit on the exams for this
class, essentially giving them an A in the class. The certification
exam must be taken before finals week of the semester they are
registered for the class.
Comfortable Learning Environment:
Students with medical, psychological, learning, or other disabilities
desiring academic adjustments, accommodations, or auxiliary aids
will need to contact the Southern Utan University Coordinator of
Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD), in Room 206F of the
Sharwan Smith Center, phone (435)865-8022. SSD determines
eligibility for and authorizes the provision of services.
|Exams & Quizzes
|Attendance & Participation
Hands-On exercises are contained in the workbooks. Due dates will
be posted on eLearning. All assignments must be saved as either a
docx or odt file. Screen shots are optional, but helpful. The
following must be included in each assignment write-up:
- What was done. This includes clearly identifying the
assignment (e.g. 3101: 1-1). Since there are two workbooks,
please identify which workbook the assignment is coming from.
- What was learned.
- How it applies to a Network Administrator.
Quizzes, both announced and unannounced, will be given throughout
the semester and may cover material previously discussed or to be
discussed in class that day. Students are encouraged to read
and review discussion materials before class.
Late work will be accepted within two days of the announced due
date. Late work will receive an automatic grade reduction
of 25%. Late work turned in after the two day grace period
will not be accepted.
Make-up exams will be given for university-approved absences or
absences pre-approved by the instructor. Illness, unless the
instructor is notified in advance of the exam period, is not considered
justification for make-up exams. Make-up exams, when given,
will be at a time convenient to the instructor. Final exams
are to be taken at the designated time and place. In extreme
cases the final may be taken at a different time, however, the student
must pay an early exam fee to the SUU Registrar's office and a copy
of the receipt must be provided to the instructor before the exam
HEOA Compliance statement:
The sharing of copyrighted material through peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing, except as provided under U.S. copyright law, is prohibited by law. Detailed information can be found at http://www.suu.edu/it/p2p-student-notice.html.
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT STATEMENT:
In case of emergency, the University's
Emergency Notification System (ENS) will be activated. Students are encouraged to
maintain updated contact information using the link on the homepage of the mySUU portal.
In addition, students are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the Emergency Response
Protocols posted in each classroom. Detailed information about the University's emergency
management plan can be found at http://www.suu.edu/ad/facilities/emergencyprocedures.
Scholastic dishonesty will not be tolerated
and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent. You are expected to
have read and understood the current issue of the student handbook
(published by Student Services) regarding student responsibilities
and rights, and the intellectual property policy, for information
about procedures and about what constitutes acceptable on-campus