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CSC8507 Networking Technologies

Short Description: Networking Technologies
Units : 1
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


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GDTI or GCSC or MCTN or MCYS or MCOP

Other Requisites

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.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2021 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2021 Online
Date printed 5 December 2021