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Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

Course Overview

This program teaches the essential professional level skills required for the design and implementation of IP Networks in enterprise, service provider, and carrier environments. This course is offered in both face-to-face (to Brisbane and Gold Coast students) and online learning styles.

Students should learn how to plan and implement complex IP Networks and technologies in enterprise, service provider, and telecommunications carrier environments. The program teaches the related technical, managerial and planning skills that support these activities. The program contains 2 major projects. Each subject is structured as a self-standing professional course covering a specific topic in detail.


Course Subjects

This subject provides students with an opportunity to obtain the knowledge and skills necessary to service computer hardware, build a computer from parts, install and configure commonly used PC operating systems.

Upon completion of this subject, students should be able to:

  • Identify all the parts of a PC
  • Discuss the functions and interactions of all PC subsystems
  • Identify and troubleshoot common PC hardware problems
  • Select quality PCs and constituent components based on performance and cost
  • Install, replace, and upgrade PC hardware components
  • Install and troubleshoot PC peripherals such as printers
  • Install and configure commonly used PC operating systems

This subject covers the certification exam objectives of the Cisco CCNA. Topics include:

  • Internetworking
  • Ethernet Networking and Data Encapsulation
  • Introduction to TCP/IP
  • Subnetting
  • Cisco’s Internetworking Operating System (IOS)
  • Managing a Cisco Internetwork
  • IP Routing
  • Layer 2 Switching and Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Virtual LANs (VLANs)
  • Security
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • IP Services
  • Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)
  • Wide Area Networks

This subject covers the certification exam objectives of the Juniper Networks JNCIA – Junos certification. Topics include:

  • Junos Operating System Fundamentals
  • User Interface Options
  • Initial Configuration
  • Secondary System Configuration
  • Operational Monitoring and Maintenance
  • Routing Fundamentals
  • Routing Policy and Firewall Filters
  • Class of Service
  • Protocol-Independent Routing
  • Load Balancing and Filter-Based Forwarding
  • Open Shortest Path First
  • Border Gateway Protocol
  • IP Tunnelling
  • High Availability

This subject includes the Juniper Networks official courses covering the objectives of the JNCIS Enterprise and Security certification exams. These are; Junos Enterprise Switching, Junos Security, Junos Unified Threat Management.

  • Layer 2 Switching
  • Virtual Networks
  • Spanning Tree
  • Port Security
  • Device Security and Firewall Filters
  • High Availability
  • Zones
  • Security Policies
  • Firewall User Authentication
  • SCREEN Options
  • Network Address Translation
  • IPsec VPNs
  • Introduction to Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • High Availability Clustering
  • UTM Overview
  • Antispam
  • Full File-Based Antivirus and Express Antivirus
  • Content Filtering and Web Filtering

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This subject provides students with MPLS-based virtual private network (VPN) knowledge and configuration examples. The course includes an overview of MPLS concepts such as control and forwarding plane, RSVP Traffic Engineering, LDP, Layer 3 VPNs, next-generation multicast virtual private networks (MVPNs), BGP Layer 2 VPNs, LDP Layer 2 Circuits, and virtual private LAN service (VPLS). This subject also covers Junos operating system-specific implementations of Layer 2 control instances and active interface for VPLS.

  • MPLS Fundamentals
  • Label Distribution Protocols
  • Constrained Shortest Path First
  • Traffic Protection and Optimization
  • Miscellaneous MPLS Features
  • VPN Review
  • Layer 3 VPNs
  • Basic Layer 3VPN Configuration
  • Troubleshooting Layer 3 VPNs
  • Layer 3 VPNs—Advanced Topics
  • Multicast VPNs
  • BGP Layer 2 VPNs
  • Layer 2 VPN Scaling and CoS
  • LDP Layer 2 Circuits
  • Virtual Private LAN Services
  • VPLS Configuration
  • Interprovider VPNs
  • Traffic engineered multicast MPLS for IPTV

Unified Communications is one of the fastest growing segments of the Information Technology and Telecommunications industry and is predicted to be a key driver in the expansion of business network infrastructure and network services. Information Technology professionals with an understanding of how to implement Unified Communications solutions are highly in demand and well placed for an exciting and rewarding career in this dynamic sector. The course covers Asterisk and the environment in which it operates, both in terms of operating system and telephony (traditional and IP) connections. This course will take you from a freshly installed Linux PC through to a fully configured and working Asterisk implementation.

  • Identify the purpose and primary functionality of Asterisk as a PBX and as an application development platform
  • List the functionality associated with a traditional PBX
  • Understand the history of Asterisk and its powerful open source community
  • Define the operating system environments in which Asterisk is developed and supported
  • Describe the telephony connections which Asterisk supports and identify the Digium hardware needed to enable this connectivity
  • Identify the basic characteristics of analog and digital PSTN connections and how VoIP compares and contrasts with these
  • Install and run Asterisk from the packages available for download from www.asterisk.org
  • Configure Asterisk to deliver basic PBX functionality, including basic call routing, voicemail and directory services

Students should learn to design and plan for the provisioning of telecommunications and data centre infrastructure that meets business requirements.

  • Describe the critical factors affecting data centre design
  • Analyse business requirements for data centre infrastructure
  • Analyse and plan for security and Tier level requirements
  • Calculate power, space and cooling requirements
  • Analyse and plan for sustainability requirements
  • Plan for site selection, space and cooling requirements
  • Develop project plans for the deployment of data centre infrastructure & facilities
  • Integrate sustainability requirements
  • Develop a detailed design brief for the provisioning of data centre equipment & facilities
  • Prepare high level drawings for project managers and engineers
  • Understand and apply copyright and ethics

Level Advanced
Duration Study Weeks: 72
Holidays: 32
Total Weeks: 104
Branch Gold Coast
Seats Available 50

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