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CSC3412 System and Security Administration

Short Description: System & Security Administra'n
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 029999 - Information Technology not els
Grading basis : Graded

Requisites

Pre-requisite: CSC2408

Other requisites

Recommended pre-requisite: CSC2404
Students who have enrolled in or completed CSC8512 Advanced System Administration cannot enrol in this course.
Some experience with a Unix Operating System

Synopsis

This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the administration of computer systems and computer networks. Coverage includes system administration tools, security techniques, system initialisation, resource management, backups, performance measurement, network and security administration and ethical considerations. Students will develop and appraise documentation policy and disaster recovery procedures. Practical work requires use of Unix- like operating systems on dedicated Intel-architecture PCs or equivalent hardware and software.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2021 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2021 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2021 Online
Date printed 22 June 2021