Introduction to Network Engineering G (10088.2)
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UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 DR Kumudu MUNASINGHE (Ph: +61 2 62012926 ) ON-CAMPUS 2020 Semester 2 DR Kumudu MUNASINGHE (Ph: +61 2 62012926 ) ON-CAMPUS
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This unit will focus on the following items:
- introduction to data communication and networks;
- introduction to modern networking environments including Australia's National Broadband Network;
- introduction to the fundamental building blocks of modern network including
logical and physical topologies, networking technologies and principles software and hardware environments for modern
- Networking technologies (including Dial-up, DSL, Cable, FTTH, Ethernet, WiFi, WiMax, ATM);
- Networking standards;
- Networking Core (Circuit switching, Packet Switching, ISP, and Delay Loss and Throughput);
- ISO, OSI and Networking Protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, Layers and Service Models);
- Networking Security;
- Networking Management.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a high level understanding of the discipline and principles of network engineering and to clearly evaluate its importance and relevance to digital communication and communities of practice;
2. Utilise the knowledge of the components that comprise various forms of contemporary network systems to suggest improvements and developments to existing structures;
3. Demonstrate an understanding of the practical and theoretical background to be able to originate potential networking structures that will scaffold more advanced units in the field of Network Engineering; and
4. Demonstrate an understanding of the fundamental and nuanced issues in network management and how to set up and manage both simple and extended data networks.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Semester 2, 2019
- Semester 1, 2019
- Semester 1, 2018
1 hour lecture weekly and 2 hour weekly lab.