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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours.
|Prerequisites:||4-year Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject will help students to gain comprehensive understanding of Internet protocols and how they can be applied to meet customer requirements. The aim is to help students prepare themselves for a responsible position in industry.
Subject content will include:
|Assessment:||Assessment will be based on a Project (group work) and a Final Examination. Group Seminar on Project 5% (group mark) Written Report on Project. Maximum 1500 words per student. 25% (group mark) Formally supervised written examination - 3 hours 70% (end of semester). This final exam is a hurdle. A student must pass the exam to pass the subject.|
|Prescribed Texts:||The use of either one of the following two text books is recommended. Either book will provide a foundation for the course, and a useful reference for the future:Berhouz A. Forouzan, "TCP/IP Protocol Suite" Second Edition Mc Graw Hill, 2003ORDouglas E. Comer and Ralph Droms, "Computer Networks and Internets", Prentice Hall (last edition is 4th)|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
On completion of this subject, the students should have developed:
Master of Software Systems Engineering |
Master of Telecommunications Engineering
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