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CP1402 - Internet Fundamentals

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

This subject introduces students to Internet standards, architectures, and technologies to develop fundamental knowledge of network devices, network models, and Internet protocols. Students will gain knowledge of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) and TCP/IP models, subnetting, switching, routing, LAN and WAN protocols, and network security. Students will gain experience in network design and troubleshooting strategies.

Learning Outcomes

  • describe the various components of Local Area Network (LAN) and a Wide Area Network (WAN) computer networks;
  • explain how the Open Systems Interconnect (OSI) and TCP/IP reference models function in designing communications in LAN and WAN environments;
  • explain the fundamentals of network security and troubleshooting procedures and practice;
  • plan and implement IP addressing and the TCP/IP protocols to design a LAN and WAN.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP2012 CP2231 CP1802 CP5631

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
Lecturer: Mr Randy Zhu.
Contact hours:
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
    Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).
    Special Assessment Requirements: Practical attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend and demonstrate their attempt to at least 70% of practical, must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why they should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

    Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
    Census Date 29-Aug-2019
    Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
    Lecturer: Mr Randy Zhu.
    Contact hours:
    • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
      Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).
      Special Assessment Requirements: Practical attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend and demonstrate their attempt to at least 70% of practical, must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why they should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

      External, Study Period 1
      Census Date 28-Mar-2019
      Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
      Lecturers: <Person not found>, Mr Trevor Andersen, Mr Karl Mohring.
      Contact hours:
      • 0 hours
        Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
        Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).

        External, Study Period 2
        Census Date 29-Aug-2019
        Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
        Contact hours:
        • 0 hours
          Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
          Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).

          Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
          Census Date 28-Mar-2019
          Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
          Lecturers: Mr Eugene McArdle, Mr Randy Zhu.
          Contact hours:
          • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
            Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).
            Special Assessment Requirements: Practical attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend and demonstrate their attempt to at least 70% of practical, must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why they should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

            Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
            Census Date 29-Aug-2019
            Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
            Lecturer: Dr Art Suwanwiwat.
            Contact hours:
            • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
              Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).
              Special Assessment Requirements: Practical attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend and demonstrate their attempt to at least 70% of practical, must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why they should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

              JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
              Census Date 11-Apr-2019
              Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
              Lecturer: Mr Jaikishin Lakhyani.
              Contact hours:
              • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
                Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).

                JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
                Census Date 05-Dec-2019
                Contact hours:
                • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
                  Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).

                  JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
                  Census Date 08-Aug-2019
                  Contact hours:
                  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
                    Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).
                    Special Assessment Requirements: Practical attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend and demonstrate their attempt to at least 70% of practical, must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why they should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

                    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
                    Census Date 05-Dec-2019
                    Contact hours:
                    • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
                      Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).
                      Special Assessment Requirements: Practical attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend and demonstrate their attempt to at least 70% of practical, must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why they should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

                      Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.