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CP1802 - Internet Fundamentals

Credit points: 3
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;
  • explain the fundamentals of network security and troubleshooting procedures and practice.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP2012 CP2231 CP1402 CP5631

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
Lecturer: Mr Randy Zhu.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
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: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
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 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Andersen
Lecturers: Mr Eugene McArdle, Mr Randy Zhu.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
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
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
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.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 05-Dec-2019
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practicals (10%).

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.