Internet Technology 1


This module introduces the fundamentals of telecommunications and networking technologies, with emphasis on Ethernet and wireless network systems. The module balances theory with practice, applying networking principles and techniques in practical laboratories.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Discuss current network technologies, applications and emerging trends for industrial and business applications.

  2. Describe the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP).

  3. Recognise and analyse Ethernet and wireless network architectures, devices and data.

  4. Select, configure and problem-solve networking elements in a practical application.

  5. Design, build and test a basic network in a practical application.

  6. Appreciate network management principles and challenges.

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