Short Title:Network Security and Administration
Full Title:Network Security and Administration
Module Code:NSAD H3000
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Electronics and automation
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN ANDREW DONNELLAN
Module Author:DARKER AIDEEN
Module Description:Administrating and securing computer networks
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Install and deploy operating systems
LO2 Manage user accounts
LO3 Manage user services
LO4 Securing a network
LO5 Implement Cloud computing
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Install an operating system such as Linux or windows 7 and deploy in a network 1 20.00 Week 2
Practical/Skills Evaluation Creating and modifying user accounts 2 20.00 Week 4
Practical/Skills Evaluation Setting up email and printing services 3 20.00 Week 6
Practical/Skills Evaluation Set up a Firewall 4 20.00 Week 9
Practical/Skills Evaluation Cloud Computing using Systems Centre 5 20.00 Week 13
No End of Module Formal Examination

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical Practical knowhow 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical Practical knowhow 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Thomas A. Limoncelli, Christina J. Hogan, Strata R. Chalup 2007, The practice of system and network administration, 2 Ed., Addison-Wesley Upper Saddle River, NJ [ISBN: 978-0321492661]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_EAENS_B Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Engineering Software 6 Mandatory
TA_EAENS_D Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Software 6 Mandatory