> curriculum, it covers semesters of the CCNA Program (Cisco Certified Network
> Associate - The industry standard for network engineers) The course also
Is this what Cisco actually call it?
Ahh ye just gotta laugh. The M$ approach to standards :o)
`IETF who? RFC wha? Naa never heard of them! Here at Cisco we write the
 I'm not knocking the certification, just Cisco's cockeyness.
> covers Linux because Network Engineers are going to have to know how to
> build a DNS with Linux etc..
>> more info...
>http://www.cit.ie/courses/science/comp1.htm#degree2>> I also know that the course has an excellent java programming lecturer.
> jim white
> Jim White
> Computer Technician
> Room F 1.9
> Cork Institute of Technology
> Phone 353-21-4326434
> Fax 353-21-4326683
> Email jim at cit.ie>> -----Original Message-----
> From: cork-admin at linux.ie [mailto:cork-admin at linux.ie]On Behalf Of Ronan
> Sent: Tuesday, September 19, 2000 11:33
> To: Donncha O Caoimh
> Cc: cork at linux.ie> Subject: Re: [OT] Re: [CLUG] hey guys.. college stuff
> > Doesn't matter. You don't even need to do a degree these days to get a
> > job. If you show a flair for computers you'll learn a lot more by
> > yourself. Do a 2 year cert course in the CIT and get some experience
> > during the extra 2 years that a degree would have taken.
>> This reminds me of a funny article from the Examiner a few months back:
>> I believe it was Larry Ellison who was giving the key note speech at
> Yale's Computer Science graduation. He was talking on saying how they
> would all have good jobs paying $100,000 a year. And then pointed out `But
> you cheques will all be payed by your friends who quit college to work in
> the industry, and are all earning $200,000 a year!'
>> Although I happen to believe college has some good uses, but anyway.
>> > Probably better than CIT right now, but that's only because they have
> > Linux workstations and offer work placement.
>> With one exception! There is a very good course there (typically I can't
> remember the name now). Its the one sponsord by Cisco. I have a mate going
> into 4th year in it atm. Very Cisco orientated (funnily enough), and there
> is aparently quite a bit of Unix training too. Although not specifically
> Linux, but I am told "this will be changing next year".
>> - R
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