Course Title: Build an Internet infrastructure

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5148

Course Title: Build an Internet infrastructure

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 50.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Jatinder Warraich

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99251335

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

‘Build an Internet Infrastructure’ covers various phases of developing and managing an internet environment. This competency encompasses plan and design internet based on user requirements. It imparts necessary skills to manage and support a functioning internet infrastructure. It also focuses on all the hardware and software requirements of a requisite internet infrastructure. As security is a major concern with internet this competency deals with effective security measures prevalent in the industry.
This course is co-delivered with Produce Network/Communication Design, Install & Manage Complex Networks, Troubleshoot & Resolve Network Problems, Install & Manage Network Protocols and Administer Network Peripherals competencies.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


Install and configure a network ICAITI097B COSC5675C
Install network hardware to a network ICAITS029B COSC5107C


Produce Network/Communication Design ICAITAD045B COSC5755C
Install and Manage Complex Networks ICAITI098B COSC5756C
Troubleshoot and Resolve Network Problems ICAITS122A COSC5757C
Install & Manage Network Protocols ICAITI101B EEET6637C
Administer Network Peripherals ICAITS121A COSC5102C

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITI100A Build An Internet Infrastructure


1. Plan and design an internet to meet business requirements
2. Install and configure internet infrastructure to meet business requirements
3. Install and configure internet services to meet business requirements
4. Monitor security and internet access
5. Ensure user accounts controlled
6. Manage and support internet

Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including technical requirements documentation, homework and in class exercises, written tests, practical problem solving exercises and practical tests. Students are advised that they maybe be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met.
As this course is based on a networking project there will be an assessment by the teacher and the group individuals of the group working as a team and the role played by the individual members.

Final examination optional for RMIT grading purposes only.