Computer Networks

Computer Networks is an information technology topic that includes computer network standards, media and topologies, devices, services, security, management, and troubleshooting.

This course is comprised of 15 lessons covering computer networks. Each lesson includes a combination of Wikipedia readings, YouTube videos, and hands-on learning activities. The course also assists learners in preparing for CompTIA Network+ Certification.

This entire Wikiversity course can be downloaded in book form by selecting Download Learning Guide in the sidebar. The corresponding Wikipedia reading collection can be downloaded in book form by selecting Download Reading Guide.


This is a third-semester, college-level course. Learners should already be familiar with introductory computer concepts and computer support concepts.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Standards
  3. Media
  4. Wireless
  5. Devices
  6. Ethernet
  7. IP Addressing
  8. Switching
  9. Routing
  10. Network Services
  11. Wide Area Networks
  12. Security
  13. Management
  14. Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  15. Tools and Utilities

See Also


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