Fiber Optic Network Design Lesson Plan No. 1: What Is Fiber Optic Network Design?
Objectives: From this self-study lesson you should learn:
What is involved in designing a fiber optic network
What you need to know to design a fiber optic network
How to break the design process into steps
What references are available
At first, one needs to establish the need for communications and what locations the communications network connects. Then, to get started on the project, one needs to understand what is involved in fiber optic network design. Every fiber optic network design project can be broken down into a number of steps which will be reviewed in this lesson. The best place to start is the FOA YouTube Lecture linked below, then read the beginning of the sections on design online or in the textbooks. Student Assignment
Watch the video, read the references and take the quizzes (Test Your Knowledge) YouTube Video FOA Lecture 9: Fiber Optic Network Design, Part 1