As a Cisco Academy, Western Sydney University can offer students the opportunity to study the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) program using the latest CCNP curriculum.
The online Graduate Diploma course will provide students with the knowledge, understanding, and skills needed to install, configure and maintain local and wide area networks. Students will be provided with hands-on experience of configuring networks using online tools. On completion of this diploma students will be able to go on and gain the industry recognised certification by taking the CCNP examinations.
Postgraduate Information Sessions
Our Postgraduate Information Sessions are an opportunity to find out about courses from professional and academic staff and have all your questions answered. These online sessions will give you a better understanding of course content and delivery, what to expect from postgraduate study as well as career outcomes.
Advanced Networking at Western
Simultaneously, course materials, assessment and tutorial support provided will enable students to broaden their understanding beyond the Cisco domain and to gain a recognised postgraduate diploma. Students may continue their studies and pursue a research project to gain a Master of Advanced Networking.
Fees and delivery
This course is only available to domestic students.
Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.
Postgraduate Study Information
Looking for a career change? Hoping to gain a new professional qualification that will help take your career further? Or just hoping to expand your horizons? Western’s range of diverse postgraduate degrees provide you with the opportunity to diversify your skillset in a supportive and flexible learning environment that enables you to thrive in your chosen field.
To gain a better understanding of course content, study options, admission requirements or to simply find out more register your interest below and we will be in touch.
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As an advanced networking graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Network specialist
- Network Technician
- Network Administrator
- Network Analyst
- Network Manager
- Network Engineer
Network Professionals research, analyse and recommend strategies for network architecture and development, implement, manage, maintain and configure network hardware and software, and monitor and optimise performance, and troubleshoot and provide user support.
ICT Security Specialist
ICT Security Specialists plan, develop, maintain, manage and administer organisations' operating systems and security policies and procedures to ensure optimal database and system integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance.
ICT Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organisations.
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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.