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ENS3343 Data Communication and Computer Networks
Credit Points: 15
ENS1153 Introduction to Computer Technology , OR
ENS1161 Computer Fundamentals , OR
ENS1162 Electrical Engineering 1A
Understanding of physical and logical elements of data communication and computer networks. ISO Open System Interconnect reference model and the TCP/IP protocol suite. Transmission media. Local, metropolitan, and wide area networks. Wireless(WiFi, WiMAX and bluetooth) and multimedia protocols. Internetworking. Network security.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K53Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
E66Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems)
K03Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems)/Bachelor of Computer Science
K54Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Power)
G98Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Communications)
G93Bachelor of Engineering (Instrumentation Control and Automation)
K52Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
G69Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)
K06Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
U78Bachelor of Technology (Electronic and Computer Systems)
MACTCSComputer Science Major - Bunbury
MAAADYComputer Systems Major
MAAADVElectrical Power Major
MAAAEBElectronics and Communications Major
MIENGCEngineering (Computer Systems) Minor
M68Graduate Diploma in Communication Systems and Networks
MAAADZInstrumentation Control and Automation Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010