University of Technology Sydney

32524 LANS and Routing

6cp; 4hpw; 1.5hpw (lecture), 2.5hpw (tutorial/laboratory); availability: Internetworking program students only
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 31270 Networking Essentials AND 31277 Routing and Switching Essentials
Recommended studies:

Competency in the use of PCs; fundamental knowledge of the working principles of a computer; basic understanding of computer networking and the Internet.



This subject provides students with knowledge of local area network (LAN) hardware and physical layer standards, and basic computer networking concepts and principles, and introduces LAN design and the use of routers and switches, and routing and switching in autonomous system intranets. It also explains how these access WANs. Using the Cisco Networking Academy's online resources and practical work in wiring and configuring LANs, including Cisco routers and switches, is an integral part of this subject.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

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