Develop in-depth knowledge and a range of practical skills to design, implement and manage computer networks including network security, voice technology, wired and wireless networks.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
With the rapid growth of the Internet and the services it provides, there is an ever-growing need for networking specialists with skills in security. This course has been designed in consultation with industry so you’ll develop in-depth knowledge and a range of practical skills to design, implement and manage computer networks including network security, voice technology, wired and wireless networks.
To expand your expertise even further you can combine Internetworking and Network Security with another major including Business Information Systems, Computer Science, Cyber Forensics and Information Security or Mobile and Web Application Development.
You can use this course towards achieving Cisco Certifications, which are internationally recognised. You need Cisco Certification for a number of roles including network engineer and system administrator.
This course is accredited at the Professional level with the Australian Computer Society (ACS). When you graduate you can pursue a career anywhere in the world in computer networking for business, industry or government.
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.
- Perth Campus (some units external)
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
- School of Engineering and Information Technology
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
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Internet access is required for all students.
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At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
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