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SIT701 - Enterprise Network Construction

Unit details

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

Shang Gao

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

SIT272

Contact hours:

2 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week

Content

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 Routing and Switching curriculum and also explore more advanced networking concepts such as converged networking, quality of service, and network design, in the context of solving real world problems.

Assessment

Examination 60%, two multiple choice tests (5% each) 10%, two practical tests (15% each) 30%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must complete all CISCO unit requirements and at least 40% of the available examination marks.

Unit Fee Information

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