Awards
Certificate
Programme Code: DK_KCENW_7
 
Mode of Delivery:Part Time, Modular
 
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:7
Programme Credits:30
Programme Short Title:Certificate in Computer Networking
Language of Instruction:English
Department:Computing Science & Mathematics
 

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner should be able to :

PO1Knowledge - Breadth
 (a)Knowledge and understanding of the core concepts in Computer Networking.
PO2Knowledge - Kind
 (a)Explain the basic concepts and theories of IP based Networking.
 (b)Describe best practices in IP Networking.
PO3Skill - Range
 (a)Operate networking equipment and computer systems effectively,
 (b)Implement the network infrastructure for a small to medium sized company.
 (c)Apply best practices in Computer Networking.
PO4Skill - Selectivity
 (a)Make decisions justified by technical analysis and logical reasoning.
 (b)Use troubleshooting strategies and techniques in correcting a variety of networking problems.
 (c)Recognise common diagnostic techniques.
 (d)Ability to work under supervision.
PO5Competence - Context
 (a)Recognise and apply common best practices.
 (b)Recognise common solutions to a range of problems.
PO6Competence - Role
 (a)Apply knowledge in a practical setting.
PO7Competence - Learning to Learn
 (a)Demonstrate the capacity to learn new knowledge and skills.
 (b)Initial familiarity and experience with the principles of self-directed learning.
 (c)Appreciate the need for continuing professional development and lifelong learning.
PO8Competence - Insight
 (a)Accept constructive criticism and use that feedback constructively.
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Elective
Module Code Module Title
NETW C7020 Internetworking ( Part 1 of 2 )
NETW C7027 Network Design
NETW C7029 Network Management
NETW C7028 Applied Network Security
NETW C7025 IP6
 

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Elective
Module Code Module Title
NETW C7027 Network Design
NETW C7029 Network Management
NETW C7028 Applied Network Security
NETW C7025 IP6
NETW C7020 Internetworking ( Part 2 of 2 )