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Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Network Routing and Switching

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Overview About this course

Act on your ambition to begin a career in the ever-changing world of information technology. Take your first steps by learning the basic IT skills of networking and routing.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Install and test appropriate software, protocols and hardware

  • Establish network connectivity (wireless, LAN, and WAN) utilising available technical tools to ensure all components are functioning as expected

  • Create and implement addressing scheme to network according to task requirements and technical standards

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A strong pathway to further study in networking and routing

  • Credit toward a full qualification

  • Specialist skills that will equip you for a variety of information technology roles

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Digital literacy

  • The ability to problem solve

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Attention to detail

  • The ability to allocate home study time equivalent to class study time

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: network administration assistant, network support officer, internet service provider support officer and system administration assistant once they've completed a full qualification.

Study pathways

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Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Network Routing and Switching does not have any pre-requisite courses.

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Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Network Routing and Switching does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

  • Install and operate small enterprise branch networks ICTNWK424

  • Install, configure and test a router ICTTEN417

  • Install, configure and test internet protocol networks ICTTEN434

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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