This course describes the architectures and considerations related to designing, securing, operating, and troubleshooting enterprise networks. It covers wide area network (WAN) technologies and quality of service (QoS) mechanisms used for secure remote access along with the introduction of software-defined networking, virtualization, and automation concepts that support the digitalization of networks.
-Work with routers and switches using OSPF in point-to-point and multiaccess networks
-Mitigate threats and enhance network security using access control lists and security best practices
-Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills
-Understand virtualization, SDN, and how APIs and configuration management tools enable network automation
This course prepares you for the following certification exams:
Cisco Certified Network Associate (200 – 301 CCNA)
Certification exams can be booked through Pearson Vue Test Centres located in Adelaide. In some cases, vouchers for the certification exam may be available through TAFE SA at no additional cost (otherwise students will need to pay for the cost of the certification exam themselves).
Online (self-paced) - study from 27 Jan with continuous enrolments until 2 Jul
Student Visa (500)
Current VISA holders eligible
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