Software Managed Networks

TNE80013 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 hours face to face + blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

29 Jul 24 - 27 Oct 24

3 Dec 24

Last self enrolment:
11 Aug 24

31 Aug 24

Last withdraw without fail:
13 Sep 24

Aims and objectives

This Unit of study aims to open the world of dynamic Network Design, Management and Deployment. You will obtain an in-depth understanding of Modern approaches to advanced techniques to deploy and build IP Networks. 
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
1. Analyse the deficiencies in traditional Network Architectures
2. Appraise different SDN technologies and their use in modern network design
3. Design and deploy advanced techniques to construct a dynamic configurable network
4. Assess competing SDN technologies in different scenarios
5. Conduct independent research in the area of SDN TechnologiesAnalyse