ADVANCED COMPUTER NETWORKS

CSE2ANX

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject covers multiple WAN technologies and how these are configured in different network scenarios. Student will apply their knowledge to implement appropriate WAN connectivity options on given network scenarios. Also, this covers few of the crucial functional areas of network infrastructure such as managing, maintaining and securing the network infrastructure. This subject is designed to prepare students for the opportunity to undertake a vendor certification on networking.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCSE2CNX AND CSE2NFX
Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: SBAIO, SBACTO

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

CCNA Routing and Switching 200-125 Official Cert Guide Library

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorWendell, O.

Year2016

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPearson

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Cisco R&S Connecting Networks

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorNetworking Academy curriculum

Year2016

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherCisco systems

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Cisco R&S Scaling Networks

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

AuthorNetworking Academy curriculum

Year2016

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherCisco systems

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Explain different Wide Area Networks (WAN concepts and technologies and configure selected WAN technologies in different network scenarios.
02. Implement an appropriate WAN connectivity option for a given network scenario.
03. Design and implement network infrastructure services for a complex network.
04. Monitor, manage and maintain network infrastructure and its devices to prevent, troubleshoot and resolve network failures.
05. Implement appropriate network infrastructure security to mitigate potential threats.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 2 - 13
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 2 to week 13 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 10, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 41 - 52
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 41 to week 52 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 11, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 45 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 12, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 50 - 0
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 50 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 6 - 17
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 6 to week 17 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 21
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 15 - 26
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 15 to week 26 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 19 - 30
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 19 to week 30 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 23 - 34
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 23 to week 34 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 7, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 28 - 39
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 8, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 32 - 43
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online (Didasko), 2020, Study block 9, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRabei Alhadad

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 37 - 48
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 37 to week 48 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on WAN technologies. Test conducted in week 4

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2

A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies (equivalent to 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on WAN technologies using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, mgt and security (equiv. 1700 words)A scenario-based practical report on Infrastructure services, management and security using Cisco packet tracer.

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Online test (30 minutes) (equivalent to 500 words)Multiple choice test on infrastructure services, management and security. Test conducted in week 12

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5