Networking Fundamentals

    Course details

    • Code: COMP.5104
    • Fee: $856*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Computing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class65 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with a good working knowledge of the concepts of networking and data communications fundamentals.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. discuss basic network concepts and network topologies;
  2. discuss different types of transmission media and identify issues relating to them;
  3. discuss network protocols, components and standards;
  4. discuss basic principles of data communication; and
  5. explain current and emerging trends in data communications.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017