Network Administration

TNE10005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Online, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 45 hours face to face + blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning. For Online unit delivery, learning is conducted exclusively online.

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23

More teaching periods
Swinburne Online

Teaching Period 2

10 Jul 23 - 8 Oct 23

31 Oct 23

Last self enrolment:
23 Jul 23

4 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
25 Aug 23

Aims and objectives

To build the knowledge and skills required to design, configure and manage a single domain network.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to: 
1. Apply the OSI model and the TCP/IP model in networking 
2. Explain IP networking protocol, routing and transition to IPv6 
3. Plan an IP addressing strategy and automated configuration with DHCP 
4. Design, install and maintain secure Windows systems 
5. Perform user and domain resource management 
6. Monitor system quality, plan risk management and disaster recovery strategies