Course Title: Install and manage complex networks

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5152 Diploma of Technology (Computing)

Course Title: Install and manage complex networks

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Contact: Rudy Drew

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4931

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Course Description

This course extends the student’s understanding of computer networking. It deepens their knowledge of Local Area Networks and introduces them to Wide Area Networks.
Students will be enrolled into the Cisco Networking Academy Program and use its extensive online curriculum resources with web based content, online assessment, student performance tracking, hands-on labs and preparation for industry standard certifications. This course will be delivered using the Academy’s CCNA1 and 2 curriculum.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Successful completion of ICAITI097B Install and configure a network

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITI098B Install and manage complex networks


Connect to host computers

Implement Multiple Routers and Switches

Install and Configure devices to extend the network reach

Integrate and manage Network Resources with Network Utilities

Manage Differing levels of Security

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

The student must demonstrate an understanding of all elements of a particular competency to be deemed competent.
Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including online or written tests, a Skills Test which covers skills acquired in lab activities and a final online theory exam.