Core Module Information
Module title: Practical Network 3

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: CSN09113
Module leader: Imed Romdhani
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Cyber Security and Systems Engineering

Module code: CSN08102
CISCO certification: CCNA 3+4

Description of module content:

The module is aligned with Cisco Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks (BSCI) professional examination. Principle topics to be covered therefore are:
OSI and TCP/IP models
IPv4 addressing
Implementing the basics of IPv6
Wide Area Network technologies and design
Intra-domain routing protocols (RIP, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF)
Inter-domain routing protocols (IS-IS, BGP)
Implementing multicast
Implementing Mobile IP

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Critically reflect on the TCP/IP model and Network Layer functions.

LO2: Utilise a problem solving approach to configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting intra-domain routing protocols.

LO3: Utilise a problem solving approach to configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting inter-domain routing protocols

LO4: Implement multicast and mobile applications in Wide-Area Networks (WANs)

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Imed Romdhani
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Tutorial 24
Independent Learning Guided independent study 150
Face To Face CL_TST 2
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Class Test 40 1,2 7 HOURS= 1, WORDS= 0
Learning Log 20 1,2,3,4 13 HOURS= 1, WORDS= 0
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 40 3,4 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 60
Component 2 subtotal: 40
Module subtotal: 100

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