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SIT272 - Enterprise Network Construction

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Shang Gao (Trimester 1), Tianqing Zhu (Trimester 3)





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students will have the opportunity to participate in online consultation sessions.


This unit introduces the concepts and technologies used in modern computer networks.  Topics studied include number systems and the mathematics of networks, addressing and subnetting in IPv4 and IPv6 networks, VLANs, static and dynamic routing, private networks, and access control lists for providing basic firewall functionality. Students will learn how to construct such networks by undertaking a study of the Cisco Academy CCNA curriculum.


Two multiple choice tests (15% each) 30%, two practical tests (35% each) 70%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must complete all CISCO unit requirements.

Unit Fee Information

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