Networks are a vital part of systems infrastructure. Both businesses and society in general is increasingly reliant on high performance networks. This course aims to provide students with the knowledge and critical understanding of the operation of current networks, their limitations and the characteristics that future networks should have. This course will cover the theory, design and engineering of networks. The students can plan and implement a network. When designing a network, network architects need to consider a lot of parameters. From the network performance, the network usability, the network reliability and the network redundancy to security and disaster recovery.
Upon completion of this course, the students can:
|Class Participation||10 Marks||10%|
|Network Lab||10 Marks||10%|
|Project/ Presentation||10 Marks||10%|
|Final Examination||60 Marks||60%|