Systems & Network Administration
|Course code INFT2031||Units 10||Level 2000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Design, Communication and IT|
Provides students with theoretical knowledge of computer operating systems and practical experience in the installation and maintenance of a popular operating system on personal computers. Introduces the theoretical basis of computer networks and provides practical experience in the installation and administration of a small network of personal computers.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||On completion of this course students will be able to: |
1. Understand the role of operating systems and computer networks in information technology applications within organisations;
2. Understand the appropriate use of networking hardware and software;
3. Install, configure, and maintain an operating system and applications software on a personal computer;
4. Select hardware and software components, build, configure, and maintain a computer network.
|Content||1. Theoretical aspects of computer communications. |
2. The role of computer networks.
3. Computer network architecture.
4. Systems software for computer networks.
5. Applications software and computer networks.
6. Implementation and maintenance of computer networks.
|Replacing Course(s)||INFT2020 Operating Systems and INFT2030 Computer Networks|
|Transition||Students who have successfully completed INFT2020 and/or INFT2030 cannot obtain credit for the new course INFT2031.|
|Assumed Knowledge||COMP1050 Internet Communications|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Computer Lab: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for INFT2031|