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A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.

Module Details: NETW2201

This module is used in DT080.2.

This module is a prerequsite for NETW3201, NETW3202 and NETW3203, and is not a corequisite for any other module.

CodeNETW2201 The unique code for this module.
NameWAN TechnologiesThe name of this module.
ECTS10The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.
SchoolSchool of Electronic and Communications EngineeringThe School responsible for this module.
LevelOrdinary Degree (NQAI level 7)The level of programmes that normally use this module.
Stage2The programme stage at which this module is normally given.
DurationThe time that this module usually lasts.
PrerequisiteNETW2101Codes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.
CorequisiteCodes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.
AuthorDermot Clarke, Joseph KellegherThe person who wrote the module descriptor.
KeywordsThe areas that this module is related to.
DescriptionThe module introduces WAN technologies including PPP, Frame Relay, and broadband links. It also covers WAN security concepts including types of threats, how to analyze network vulnerabilities, general methods for mitigating common security threats and types of security appliances and applications. Other topics such as NAT, DHCP and IPv6 are also coveredA brief description of the module.
Revision26 Oct 2011The date of last revision of this information.
LectureHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of lectures for this module.
TutorialHrsThe number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.
LabHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.
DescriptorNETW2201 WAN Technologies (CCNA4).pdf (uploaded 26 Oct 2011)Full details of the module.

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