Robert Samson

Residential Faculty - Computer Information Systems

Program Director :

Computer Information Systems

480-461-7744

Classes Taught

Summer 2020

CNT140AA Introduction to Networks 4 Credits
Introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. The principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations are introduced. Students will build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IP addressing schemes. Preparation for Cisco certification examination. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17429
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
05/26/2020 - 06/25/2020
MoTuWeTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 17429 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

CNT150AA Cisco - Routing and Switching Essentials 4 Credits
Architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network. Students learn how to configure a router and a switch for basic functionality. Configuration and troubleshooting routers and switches and resolving common issues with RIPv1, RIPng, single-area and multi-area OSPF, virtual LANs, and inter-VLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Preparation for Cisco certification examination. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT140AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17430
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020
MoTuWeTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 17430 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

Fall 2020

CNT140AB Introduction to Networks 4 Credits
Focus on the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. Principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations are introduced. Students will build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IP addressing schemes. Preparation for Cisco certification examination. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38704
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 10/14/2020
MoWe
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

1 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38704 Students may contact the instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

38703
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/25/2020 - 10/15/2020
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38703 Students may contact the instructor at robert.samson@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2020

CNT150AB Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials 4 Credits
Focus on configuring switches and routers for use in small and medium size networks. Including Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs), VLAN trunking, Inter-VLAN routing, Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), EtherChannel, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), First Hop Redundancy, Local area Network (LAN) and Switch security, and Static routing. Knowledge and skills needed to implement a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) is also covered. Preparation for Cisco certification examination. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT140AB or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38708
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

19 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38708 Students may contact the instructor at robert.samson@mesacc.edu

38709
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
10/20/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

23 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 38709 Students may contact the instructor at robert.samson@mesacc.edu

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