Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Network TechnologiesWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300695.3

Discipline: NETWORKS AND COMMUNICATIONS

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Aruna Jamdagni


Assumed Knowledge
The students should be familiar with the fundamentals of computer architecture and programming principles. They should also have a working knowledge of the World Wide Web.


Equivalent Units
300254 - Network Technology and Data Communications

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate course.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Mahsa Razavi  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Summer A (Nov 2020-Feb 2021)  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  Aruna Jamdagni  Timetable.  
2021 Autumn  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - EVENING  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - EVENING  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Sydney City Session 1  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Mahsa Razavi  Timetable not available  
2021 Sydney City Session 3  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Mahsa Razavi  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Computer networking is one of the fastest growing technologies of our time. The Internet interconnects billions of computers providing many new exciting opportunities and challenges. The Internet and the World Wide Web have provided the communication and infrastructure needed for global collaboration and information exchange. As a result of the rapid growth of networked systems and the diverse applications that run on them, success in many professions depends on a sound understanding of the technologies underlying these systems and applications. This unit explores these issues and provides the students with such an understanding. It covers the principles and current practices pertinent to computer networking and communications. It describes some of the important technologies and devices used in modern networks for information distribution and data sharing. The unit helps the students to understand important models, protocols and standards in networking and internetworking.


Courses
1836.1Master of Digital HumanitiesCURRENT
2761.3Master of Business AdministrationCONTINUING
2761.4Master of Business AdministrationCONTINUING
2761.5Master of Business AdministrationCONTINUING
2761.6Master of Business AdministrationCURRENT
3698.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CONTINUING
3698.2Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CONTINUING
3698.4Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CURRENT
3699.1Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3699.2Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3699.3Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3699.4Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3700.2Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3701.2Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3702.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research)CONTINUING
3765.1Master of Artificial IntelligenceCURRENT
3779.1Master of Information GovernanceCURRENT
MICTRES.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research)CURRENT


Specialisations

A3000.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3001.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3002.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3003.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3004.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3005.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3016.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research) Pathway A - 2.5 yr programCONTINUING
A3017.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research) Pathway B - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3018.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research) Pathway C - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3019.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3020.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3021.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3022.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3023.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3024.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3025.1Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 1.5 yearsCURRENT
A3026.1Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1 yearCURRENT
A3027.1Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1 yearCURRENT
A3028.1Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 1 yearCURRENT
A3029.1Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 0.5 yearCURRENT
A3030.1Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 0.5 yearCURRENT
A3031.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3032.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3033.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3034.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3035.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3036.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3037.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCURRENT
A3038.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 year programCURRENT
A3039.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCURRENT
A3040.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCURRENT
A3041.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCURRENT
A3042.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCURRENT
SP2018.1Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT




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