Course Title: Design an electronic network

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5158 Diploma of Telecommunications Engineering

Course Title: Design an electronic network

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 120

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This course will introduce modern network planning, design and optimisation. It covers traffic analysis and performance migration issues, tools, techniques and network security.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTTC038C Design an electronic network


Analyse network and select design option

Assess system compatibility

Evaluate system needs

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

This is a progressive assessment, the underpinning knowledge will be assessed on the completion of each course, but the competency itself will not be signed off until this and the further course BUSM6525C related to same competency are completed and the student is deemed competent.
The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the criteria set in the National Training Package. The students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together skills and knowledge as follows:
 Theoretical Written assessment.
 Work Simulation Projects
 A Pass in schedule practical exercises