Course name Basic Network Analyzing with Wireshark
Course date 22.04.2021 - 31.12.2025
Institution Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 3 ECTS credit

Field Technology HUB
Teacher Virve Prami
Available for open UAS No
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 22.04.2021 - 31.12.2024
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Basic Network Analyzing with Wireshark

22.04.2021 - 31.12.2025

Course description

Learning outcomes of the course Course is designed to confirm individual competencies in using Wireshark to analyze network performance, locate the cause of network problems (poor performance or security-related), and confirm your knowledge of TCP /IP network communications in general. Course prepares for WCNA Certification.

Course contents

  • Wireshark functionality
  • TCP/IP network communications
  • Network inspection and analysis with Wireshark
  • Network troubleshooting
  • Network security



Assessment criteria

Practice Labs Final test

The final test contains 60 multi-choice questions and its duration is 150 minutes.

The minimum passing score for the test is 700. If not achieved, the student needs to take another test. The retake limit is 3!

Grading is pass/fail

Course way of working and time table

Course is 100% online (Self-Study) course and it can be done in own pace.

Course enrolment info

  • Course is 100% online self-study course.
  • You can enroll this course whenever it’s suitable for you and start it at once you have enrolled it.
  • Course can be done in own pace.
  • Credits will be putted into our Student register as soon as student has done this course.