CCNA2 SRWE Module 12 - WLAN Concepts

Date Subject Lesson Plan
11/29/23 CCNA2

CCNA2v7 Module 12 Reading Organizer

Start Module 12 - WLAN Concepts

Read: 12.0.1 Why should I take this module?

Read: 12.0.2 What will I learn in this module?

Video: CBNugg: Converted-Old: Understanding Wireless Networking (34:25)

Read: 12.1.1 Benefits of Wireless

Read: 12.1.2 Types of Wireless Networks

Read: 12.1.3 Wireless Technologies

Read: 12.1.4 802.11 Standards

Read: 12.1.5 Radio Frequencies

Read: 12.1.6 Wireless Standards Organizations

Activity: 12.1.7 Check Your Understanding - Introduction to Wireless

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 1-6

  A+ Software

Video: Jason Johnson: ITEv7 Chapter 13 (34:16)

Test: Chapter 13

11/30/23 CCNA2

Video: What is Quantum Computing? (12:32)

Video: CBTNugg Converted-Old #16: Understanding Wireless Networking (34:00)

Start Module 12, Section 2 - WLAN Components

Demonstration Video: 12.2.1 WLAN Components (6:12)

Read: 12.2.2 Wireless NICs

Read: 12.2.3 Wireless Home Router

Read: 12.2.4 Wireless Access Points

Read: 12.2.5 AP Categories

Read: 12.2.6 Wireless Antennas

Video: Cisco 9800-L Wireless Controller Overview and Setup (WLC) (24:32)

Activity: 12.2.7 Check Your Understanding - WLAN Components

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 7-13

  A+ Software

Start Chapter 14 - The IT Professional

Read: Relationship Between Communication Skills and Troubleshooting

Read: Relationship Between Communication Skills and Professional Behavior

Read: Know, Relate, and Understand

Read: Active Listening

Activity: Check Your Understanding - Closed Ended and Open Ended Questions

Demonstration Video: Active Listening and Summarizing (2:19)

Read: Using Professional Behavior with the Customer

Read: Tips for Hold and Transfer

Video Demonstration: Hold and Transfer

Activity: What Do You Already Know? - Netiquette

12/01/23 CCNA2

Students not participating in non-paid internships will be completing the Linux Essentials course and competing in the Linux BPA contest.

T-Shirt Sizes for CT Week

Discussion: Non-Paid Internship Time Sheet

Assignment for Interns: 5 slide presentation to share with the class upon return - take pictures!

Everyone else - Prepare for BPA contests. Contests will be given in 3 weeks!

Start Module 12, Section 3 - WLAN Operation

Demonstration Video: 12.3.1 WLAN Operation (11:50)

Read: 12.3.2 Wireless Topology Modes

Read: 12.3.3 BSS and ESS

Read: 12.3.4 802.11 Frame Structure

Read: 12.3.5 CSMA/CA

Read: 12.3.6 Wireless Client and AP Association

Read: 12.3.7 Passive and Active Discover Mode

Activity: 12.3.8 Check Your Understanding - WLAN Operation

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 14-21

  A+ Software


Read: Keeping the Customer Call Focused

Video Demonstration: The Talkative Customer

Video Demonstration: The Rude Customer

Video Demonstration: The Knowledgeable Customer

Video Demonstration: The Angry Customer

Video Demonstration: The Inexperienced Customer

Break   Start Linux Training for next 3 weeks
01/08/24 CCNA2

Link: High School Tech Internship Program

Start BPA Judged Event Prep

Students earning in top 2 spots in any of their regional contests earn 25 extra credit points and go to state overnight competition in Columbus in March.

Students earning in top 5 spots at state competition earn 100 extra credit points and get to attend National competition for 5 days in Chicago in May.

Start Module 12, Section 4 - CAPWAP Operation

Video Demonstration: 12.4.1 CAPWAP (3:45)

Read: 12.4.2 Introduction to CAPWAP

Read: 12.4.3 Split MAC Architecture

Read: 12.4.4 DTLS Encryption

Read: 12.4.5 FlexConnect APs

Video: How CAPWAP Discovery Process Works on Cisco WLC (21:03)

Activity: 12.4.6 Check Your Understanding - CAPWAP Operation

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 22-26

  A+ Software

Read: Documentation Overview

Read: IT Department Documentation

Read: Regulatory Compliance Requirements

Activity: Check Your Understanding - Documentation

Read: Change Control Process

Read: Disaster Recovery Overview

Read: Preventing Downtime and Data Loss

Read: Elements of a Disaster Recovery Plan
Link: Choosing an Emergency Backup Power Generator

Activity: Check Your Understanding – Disaster Recovery


BPA Prep

Mid-Term Exam - WebXam - Networking
Mid-Term Exam - WebXam - Computer Software

01/09/24 CCNA2

Start Module 12, Section 5 - Channel Management

Read: 12.5.1 Frequency Channel Saturation

Read: 12.5.2 Channel Selection

Read: 12.5.3 Plan a WLAN Deployment

Activity: 12.5.4 Check Your Understanding - Channel Management

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 27-36

  A+ Software

Read: Ethical and Legal Considerations in IT

Read: Payment Card Industry (PCI)

Read: Protected Health Information (PHI)

Lab: Investigate Breaches of PII, PHI, PCI
Link: US-CERT (Start)


BPA Prep

Mid-Term Exam - WebXam - Networking
Mid-Term Exam - WebXam - Computer Hardware

01/10/24 CCNA2

Start Module 12, Section 6 - WLAN Threats

Demonstation Video: 12.6.1 WLAN Threats (5:41)

Read: 12.6.2 Wireless Security Overview

Read: 12.6.3 DoS Attacks

Read: 12.6.4 Rogue Access Points

Read: 12.6.5 Man-in-the-Middle Attack

Activity: 12.6.6 Check Your Understanding - WLAN Threats

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 37-40

  A+ Software

Read: Legal Considerations in IT

Read: Licensing

Activity: Check Your Understanding - Licensing

Read: Computer Forensics

Read: Data Collected in Computer Forensics

Read: Cyber Law

Read: First Response

Read: Documentation

Read: Chain of Custody

Activity: Check Your Understanding - Legal Procedures Overview


Mid-Term Exam - WebXam - Routing & Switching (Midterm Networking Test)
Mid-Term Exam - WebXam - Computer Software (Midterm A+ Test)

  BPA Contest prep on your own - contests on CNA drive
01/11/24 CCNA2

Start Module 12, Section 7 - Secure WLANS

Demonstration Video: 12.7.1 Secure WLANs

Read: 12.7.2 SSID Cloaking and MAC Address Filtering

Read: 12.7.3 802.11 Original Authentication Methods

Read: 12.7.4 Shared Key Authentication Methods

Read: 12.7.5 Authenticating a Home User

Video: CBNugg: Converted-Old #17: Wireless Security and Implementation (29:27)

Read: 12.7.6 Encryption Methods

Read: 12.7.7 Authentication in the Enterprise

Read: 12.7.8 WPA3

Activity: 12.7.9 Check Your Understanding - Secure WLANs

Start Module 12, Section 8 - Module Practice and Quiz

Read: 12.8.1 What did I learn in this module?

Activity: 12.8.2 Module Quiz - WLAN Concepts

Assignment: Module 12 Study Guide 41-48 (end)


Read: Call Centers

Video: Internet Helpdesk (6:39)

Read: Level One Technician Responsibilities

Read: Level Two Technician Responsibilities

Lab: Remote Technician - Fix a Hardware Problem

Lab: Remote Technician - Fix an Operating System Problem

Lab: Remote Technician - Fix a Network Problem

Lab: Remote Technician - Fix a Security Problem

  Midterms Finish or Make-ups
01/12/24 CCNA2

Review Video: Jason Johnson: CCNA2v7 Module 12 (30:20)

Test: Module 12

Start Module 13 - WLAN Configuration


Read: Script Examples

Read: Scripting Languages

Read: Basic Script Commands

Read: Variables / Environmental Variables

Read: Conditional Statements

Read: Loops

Lab: Write Basic Scripts in Windows and Linux

Read: Summary

Quiz: The IT Professional Quiz