Network Technologies


  • Explores the key principles and technologies behind computer networks and the Internet.
  • Provides learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to build and troubleshoot enterprise networks and develop network applications.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the structure of the Internet and the layered organisation of networking technologies.

  2. Identify and analyse key network protocols.

  3. Build an enterprise local area network based on open (TCP/IP) standards.

  4. Design and implement a client-server networked application in a modern programming language.

  5. Evaluate strategies for securing networks.

  6. Recognise emerging trends in networking.

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