Robert Samson

Residential Faculty - Computer Information Systems

Computer Information Systems

480-461-7744

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

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
30329
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
01/18/2022 - 03/10/2022
TuTh
1:30 PM - 5:00 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 30329 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

30327
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 03/09/2022
MoWe
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 30327 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2022

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
30331
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022
TuTh
1:30 PM - 5:00 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 30331 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

30330
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
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 30330 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

Fall 2022

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
30692
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 10/12/2022
MoWe
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Open

11 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 30692 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

30693
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2022 - 10/13/2022
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

7 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 30693 Students may contact the instructor at robert.samson@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

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
30695
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
1:30 PM - 5:00 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 30695 Students may contact instructor at: robert.samson@mesacc.edu

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