The internetworking program provides practical, hands-on learning experience using various resources including the support provided by Cisco Systems for broad computer network and relevant applications including routing, switching, security, wireless and VoIP, mobile computing, web system, cloud computing and operating system. Advanced electives in internetworking are available. The program covers all aspects of the organisational use of networks: design, implementation, security, management, end systems and applications. This course allows students to develop multiple skills across the internetworking field and the relevant application development field, according to interest and elective choices, for example, switching and routing, systems and network management and analysis, network security, mobility, cloud computing, computer network application development and web services development.
This program aims to: meet the needs of industry for computer network professionals and software and applications programmers (focusing on internet services maintenances/supports) target a number of industry-based certifications: CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) and CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional), Cisco Wireless LAN Support Specialist and Cisco Certified Network Associate Security retrain IT professionals wishing to move into computer network and its relevant fields provide a thorough and practical grounding in networking, network design, network administration and network management provide a solid foundation for the writing of networked applications using Unix, Java and WWW technologies, and meet students' needs by allowing specialisation through project work and subject choice.
Career options include applications developer, client server architect, network administrator, network architect, network designer, network integrator, network systems programmer, programmer analyst, security architect, system support analyst or a role in data communications.
Last updated May 31, 2016