This online Masters course consists of a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Networking and a Masters dissertation. It will provide you with the knowledge, understanding, and skills needed to install, configure and maintain local and wide area networks.
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Advanced Networking at Western
The postgraduate diploma consists of four professional vocational units, which include the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) materials.
The final dissertation draws together the knowledge and skills in a research-based project.
We're a Cisco Academy so you can study the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) programme using the latest CCNP curriculum.
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.
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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.
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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.