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CP1802 - Internet Fundamentals

Credit points: 3
Year: 2015
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

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;
  • identify the hardware and software components that make up a LAN and WAN;
  • plan and implement the TCP/IP protocols to design a LAN and WAN.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP2012 CP2231 CP1402 CP5631

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Trina Myers
Lecturers: Mr Trevor Andersen, Mr Karl Mohring.
Workload expectations:
  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practical assessment items (10%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2015
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Trina Myers
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practical assessment items (10%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 30-Jul-2015
Coordinator: Mr Eugene McArdle, Assoc. Professor Trina Myers, Dr Dianna Hardy
Lecturer: Mr Jaikishin Lakhyani.
Workload expectations:
  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practical assessment items (10%).
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 26-Nov-2015
Lecturer: Mr Jaikishin Lakhyani.
Workload expectations:
  • 9 hours tutorials - Additional Tutorials/ Workshops/Practicals
  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Practicals; Lecturer directed activities.
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); test (10%); practical assessment items (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.