Course Title: Install network hardware to a network

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5148

Course Title: Install network hardware to a network

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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


VET in Schools


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Jatinder Warraich

Course Contact Phone: +61-3-99251335

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The students will learn about the planning, installation and configuring of the network hardware to a LAN and WAN infrastructure. This course is co-delivered with Install and Configure a Network and it maps the elements/topics covered by CCNA 1 of Cisco Network Academy Program. On successful completion of the unit and co-delivered unit, the students will receive the “CCNA 1 – Networking Basics” certificate of course completion, issued by Cisco Networking Academy.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITS029B Install network hardware to a network


Determine and provide instruction and support

Determine hardware requirements

Install network hardware

Obtain hardware

Learning Outcomes

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.

Final examination is optional for RMIT grading purposes only.