Advanced Network Technologies (COMP5416)
UNIT OF STUDY
The unit introduces networking concepts beyond the best effort service of the core TCP/IP protocol suite. Understanding of the fundamental issues in building an integrated multi-service network for global Internet services, taking into account service objectives, application characteristics and needs and network mechanisms will be discussed. Enables students to understand the core issues and be aware of proposed solutions so they can actively follow and participate in the development of the Internet beyond the basic bit transport service.
Further unit of study information
Lecture 2 hrs/week; Laboratory 1 hr/week.
Through semester assessment (40%) Final Exam (60%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
ELEC3506 OR ELEC9506 OR ELEC5740 OR COMP5116
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
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