This course is designed to expose students to fundamentals of network operations with knowledge/skills specific to (but not limited to): Understand the operations of the Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), understand the operations of different routing protocols, understand the different WAN technologies and their benefits and describe a Virtual Private Network (VPN). Class Notes: This class will be held at LSC Westway Park (located at 5060 Westway Park Blvd, Houston, TX. 77041). Please contact Donna.Ivey@lonestar.edu for more information. This is a hybrid class that meets on Tuesdays only. This class requires independent online work. Access your online course at www.netacad.com. Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisites: ITCC 1340.