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Area/Catalogue
INFT 1012

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100258

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To introduce networking concepts and technologies for the design and implementation of small to medium sized networks.

Course content

Topics covered in this course include: introduction to networks, basics of network protocols and communications, the OSI and TCP/IP networking models, IP addressing and subnetting IP networks, network design, and network operating systems and configuration of networking devices.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFT 1016 Information Technology Fundamentals

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Practical 2 hours x weeks 1-5, 10-13
Computer Practical 2 hours x weeks 1-5, 10-13
Tutorial 1 hour x weeks 1-5, 10-13
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Online N/A x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, SICHUAN UNIVERSITY
Workshop 6 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Continuous assessment N/A 55% N/A
Practical examination N/A 15% 2 hours
Examination N/A 30% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 55% N/A
Practical examination N/A 15% 2 hours
Examination N/A 30% 2 hours
INTERNAL, SICHUAN UNIVERSITY
Continuous assessment N/A 55% N/A
Practical examination N/A 15% 2 hours
Examination N/A 30% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical

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