Course Title: Install and Configure a Network

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5148

Course Title: Install and Configure 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


Course Contact: Jatinder Warraich

Course Contact Phone: +61-3-99251335

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The students will learn about the planning, installation, configuration and testing of the software and hardware to a LAN and WAN infrastructure. This course is co-delivered with Install network hardware to a network competency 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

Pre-requitits: Nil

Co-requisites: COSC 5107C Install Network Hardware to a Network

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITI097B Install and Configure a Network


Configure and test modified network

Confirm client requirements and network equipment required

Document and sign off

Install hardware

Install software

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.