Network Operating Systems Management

    Course details

    • Code: COMP.6103
    • Fee: $856*
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Computing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class60 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide the knowledge and skills required to install, manage and maintain small Linux networks.

Learning outcomes

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

  1. Compare, compile and install kernels
  2. Compare, compile and/or install kernel modules and device drivers
  3. Integrate, manage and query the kernel modules
  4. Create and use intermediate level shell scripts
  5. Compare different methods of automation and implement the most appropriate
  6. Integrate and implement network and related services
  7. Differentiate between entries in the system log files and use the appropriate ones to troubleshoot and manage the network
  8. Estimate security measures and implement appropriate countermeasures
  9. Discuss the tasks of a network systems administrator

*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