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Area/Catalogue
INFT 3019

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
101322

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To increase student’s ability to develop specifications for the design and implementation of appropriate networking and telecommunications infrastructure and services with consideration of business needs and industry trends.

Course content

Review of Data-link, Network and Transport Layer Terminology; Hierarchical and Logical Network Design; VLSM IP addressing and Naming; Routing Protocols including RIP, OSPF, and EIGRP; Switching, VLANs, Trunking and Spanning Tree Protocol; Security Strategies including access control lists (ACL), network address translation (NAT), DHCP configuration, and Virtual Private Network (VPN). WAN Technologies such as Point to Point Protocol (PPP), ISDN, Frame Relay, ATM, DSL;. Network Testing and Documentation.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFT 1012 Network Fundamentals

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External N/A 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
Report 1500 words 20% N/A
Problem solving exercise 2500 words 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
Continuous assessment 200 words 20% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Report 1500 words 20% N/A
Problem solving exercise 2500 words 20% N/A
Examination N/A 40% 2 hours
Continuous assessment 200 words 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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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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