Course Title: Develop system infrastructure design plan

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5148

Course Title: Develop system infrastructure design plan

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 30.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Jatinder Warraich

Course Contact Phone: 99251335

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course addresses the conceptual issues of designing a network and following the procedures for hardware and software selection in the light of client’s requirements, the industry practices and the availability of the technology in the market. This unit is co-delivered with Manage Network Security competency.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Install and configure a network ICAITI097B COSC5675C
Install network hardware to a network ICAITS029B COSC5107C
Manage network security ICAITS123B ISYS7060C

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITAD044B Develop system infrastructure design plan


Conduct walk through and compare/contrast expected performance criteria against vendor proposed offerings

Specify architecture requirements

Specify hardware and software

Learning Outcomes

See details under elements of competency.

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 optional for RMIT grading purposes only.