Not currently available in 2021
Gives students an in-depth understanding of switched and wireless network technologies focusing on switched and wireless Local Area Network (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.
Topic 1: Switched and wireless network technologies
Topic 2: Switched and wireless LAN protocols
Topic 3: Switched and wireless LAN prototyping
Topic 4: Switched and wireless LAN configuration
Topic 5: Switched and wireless LAN troubleshooting
Topic 6: Implement high performance and high redundancy switched and wireless LAN
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.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||compare and contrast major switched and wireless network technologies|
|2||analyse and evaluate major LAN and wireless LAN protocols|
|3||prototype and configure switched and wireless LAN in a simulation environment|
|4||implement the high performance and high redundancy objectives in LAN design|
|5||demonstrate ability to troubleshoot common issues in LAN.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- compare and contrast major switched and wireless network technologies
- analyse and evaluate major LAN and wireless LAN protocols
- prototype and configure switched and wireless LAN in a simulation environment
- implement the high performance and high redundancy objectives in LAN design
- demonstrate ability to troubleshoot common issues in LAN.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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