Not currently available in 2020
Provides students an in-depth understanding of Local Area Network (LAN) technologies including wired and wireless LAN. Students will gain knowledge and skills by analysing major LAN protocols, prototyping and configuring high performance and high redundancy LANs in an industry standard simulation environment. Students will also learn to troubleshoot typical LAN issues.
Switched and Wireless LAN Technologies
Switched LAN Protocols
Wireless LAN Protocols
Switched LAN Design
Wireless LAN Design
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||compare and contrast major LAN technologies including wired and wireless LAN||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||analyse and evaluate major LAN protocols including Ethernet, ARP, DHCP and STP||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|3||design, prototype and configure switched LAN in a simulation environment||Lifelong learning|
|4||competently apply the high performance and high redundancy objectives in LAN design||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||demonstrate ability to troubleshoot common issues in local area networks.||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.
Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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