Robert Samson

Residential Faculty - Computer Information Systems

Computer Information Systems

480-461-7744

Classes Taught

Fall 2021

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
24543
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2021 - 10/13/2021
MoWe
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Class Started

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 24543 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

24544
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2021 - 10/14/2021
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 24544 Students may contact the instructor at robert.samson@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2021

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
24547
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021
MoWe
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Open

20 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 24547 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

24549
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
10/19/2021 - 12/17/2021
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

9 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 24549 Students may contact the instructor at robert.samson@mesacc.edu

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