Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Computer NetworkingWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300565.3

Discipline: NETWORKS AND COMMUNICATIONS

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Nabil Giweli


Assumed Knowledge
Fundamentals of computer architecture, binary and hexadecimal numbering systems, and programming principles. They should also have a working knowledge of the World Wide Web.


Equivalent Units
300094 - Computer Networking Fundamentals, 300086 - Applied Data Communications and Networking, 700012 - Computer Networking (WSTC)

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Spring  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Antoinette Cevenini  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 WSU Online Trimester 2  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  Matthew Kelly  Timetable not available   Print Unit Outline*
2022 Spring  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2022 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2022 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2022 WSU Online Trimester 2  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Computer Networking is an introductory unit in computer systems networking. It covers basic networking technologies, Ethernet fundamentals, ISO OSI model, routing, switching and subnetting, the Internet architecture, networking protocols including TCP/IP, important OSI layer 2 and 3 networking device fundamentals, basic network management and security issues. This unit is also the first of three units, which will prepare students for industry based networking certification (CCNA).


Courses
1837.2Bachelor of Cyber Security and BehaviourCONTINUING
1837.3Bachelor of Cyber Security and BehaviourCURRENT
2768.1Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2768.3Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
2800.2Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
3506.10Bachelor of Computer ScienceCURRENT
3506.9Bachelor of Computer ScienceCONTINUING
3633.2Bachelor of ComputingCONTINUING
3639.1Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3639.3Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3639.4Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3654.3Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of ArtsCURRENT
3655.5Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
3656.3Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Accounting)CONTINUING
3684.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CURRENT
3687.1Bachelor of Information SystemsCONTINUING
3687.2Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT
3688.1Bachelor of Information Systems AdvancedCURRENT
3711.1Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management)CONTINUING
3711.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management)CURRENT
3737.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3738.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Business (Accounting)CURRENT
3744.2Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3746.1Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation)CONTINUING
3746.2Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation)CURRENT
3769.2Bachelor of Data ScienceCURRENT
3771.1Bachelor of Engineering Advanced (Honours)CURRENT
3778.1Bachelor of MathematicsCURRENT
6039.1Diploma/Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
6040.1Diploma in Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT


Specialisations

KT3000.1Information SystemsCONTINUING
KT3175.1Software EngineeringCURRENT
M3002.1Information TechnologyCONTINUING
M3005.1Entertainment ComputingCONTINUING
M3025.1NetworkingCONTINUING
M3068.1Entertainment ComputingCURRENT
M3070.1NetworkingCONTINUING
M3072.1Networked SystemsCONTINUING
M3109.1NetworkingCONTINUING
M3115.1Networked SystemsCURRENT
M3131.1NetworkingCURRENT
MT3012.1Game ProgrammingCURRENT
MT3041.1Secondary TeachingCURRENT
SM3008.1NetworkingCONTINUING
SM3055.1NetworkingCONTINUING
SM3095.1NetworkingCURRENT




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