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CP2012 - Networking

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Business

This subject introduces students to networking standards, architectures, and technologies with a specific focus on network devices, network models, and network protocols. Students will gain an understanding of subnetting, TCP/IP, switching, routing, WAN protocols, and network security. Students will gain hands-on experience in network design and configuration of Cisco network devices.

Learning Outcomes

  • use the OSI and TCP/IT models to describe communications in LAN and WAN environments;
  • use access lists to implement network security;
  • design and configure a network with appropriate devices and protocols.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to deploy critically evaluated information to practical ends;
  • The ability to generate, calculate, interpret and communicate numerical information in ways appropriate to a given discipline or discourse;
  • The ability to select and use appropriate tools and technologies.
Assumed
Knowledge:
This is not an introductory subject. Students would be advised to have successfully completed IT at high school or CP1030 at JCU
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP2231 CP3250

Availabilities

Beijing UT, Study Period 69, Internal
Census Date 13-Dec-2012
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (15%); case study 2 (20%).

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coord/Lect: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (15%); case study 2 (20%).

JCU Singapore, Study Period 51, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (15%); case study 2 (20%).

JCU Singapore, Study Period 53, Internal
Census Date 15-Nov-2012
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (15%); case study 2 (20%).

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Trina Myers.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (45%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (15%); case study 2 (20%).

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.