|Short Description:||Networking Technologies|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Sciences|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||020113 - Networks and Communications|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||25 February 2021|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GDTI or GCSC or MCTN or MCYS or MCOP
Students who have enrolled in or completed CSC3407 Network Fundamentals and Routing cannot enrol in this course.
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.
This course addresses the layered structure of computer communication networks. It focuses on networking basics, routers and routing basics and the most widely used TCP/IP protocol suite. After completion of this course, students will have general knowledge about computer networks, a thorough understanding and practical skills of cabling, managing routers, and TCP/IP Internetworking. Students will also be able to categorise the network functions, evaluate and justify networks, and device performance using the OSI model.