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CP2012 - Networking

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Business (pre 2015)

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.
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 CP5631

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Colin Lemmon, 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%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Colin Lemmon, Assoc. Professor Trina Myers
Lecturer: Mr Eugene McArdle.
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, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 20-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Trina Myers
Lecturer: Mr Alan Siow.
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, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 13-Nov-2014
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Trina Myers
Lecturer: Ms Sithira Vadivel.
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%).
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

Beijing UT, Internal, Study Period 69
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Coordinator: 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.