COMP06237 2018 Server Network Infrastructure

General Details

Full Title
Server Network Infrastructure
Transcript Title
Server Network Infrastructure
Code
COMP06237
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
COMP - Computing
Department
COMP - Computing & Creative Practices
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2018 - Full Academic Year 2018-19
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
John Weir, Diane O'Brien
Programme Membership
SG_KNETW_C06 201800 Higher Certificate in Science in Computing in Computer Networks SG_KCMPU_H08 201900 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KCMPU_C06 201900 Higher Certificate in Science in Computing in Computing SG_KCMPU_B07 201900 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Computing SG_KCMPU_H08 202000 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing
Description

This Module provides students with the skills necessary to install a Server Operating System and to implement and configure Server services including DNS, DHCP Files and Directory Services.

 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Installing and configure server operating systems

2.

Configure server roles and features

3.

Deploy and configure core network services

4.

Install and administer Active Directory

Teaching and Learning Strategies

The practical element shall be delivered in a laboratory environment using Virtual Machines to validate a students ability to implement and configure Server services

Module Assessment Strategies

 Students will take two practical assessments in a computer laboratory and a final written to exam.

Repeat Assessments

Repeat assessments will take the same format as above and students may repeat an assessment if there is a genuine reason for doing so.

Indicative Syllabus

Install and configure servers

  • Install Servers
  • Configure Servers 
  • Configure local storage

Configure server roles and features

  • Configure File and Share Access
  • Configure Print and Document Services
  • Configure Servers for Remote Management

Deploy and configure core network services

  • Configure IPV4 and IPV6 addressing
  • Deploy and Configure Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) Service
  • Deploy and Configure DNS

Install and administer Active Directory

  • Install Domain Controllers
  • Create and Manage Active Directory Users and Computers
  • Create and Manage Active Directory Groups and Organisational Units

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
50 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
50 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Practical Evaluation Practical Evaluation to examine students on the ability to install and configure Servers, Server Roles and Features Continuous Assessment Practical Evaluation 20 % Week 6 1,2
2 Practical Evaluation Practical Evaluation to examine students on the ability to deploy and configure core network services, install and administer Active Directory Continuous Assessment Practical Evaluation 30 % Week 12 3,4
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Written exam to test the students theroretically on all the learning outcomes Final Exam Closed Book Exam 50 % Week 15 1,2,3,4
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Practical Computer Laboratory Configuring and Maintaining a Server Network Infrastructure 3 Weekly 3.00
Lecture Lecture Theatre Theory of Server Management 1 Weekly 1.00
Independent Learning Offsite Laboratory Practice 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Required & Recommended Book List

Recommended Reading
2014-08-01 70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 (Microsoft Official Academic Course) John Wiley & Sons
ISBN 1118882318 ISBN-13 9781118882313

This text does not include a MOAC Labs Online access code. This 70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 textbook prepares certification students for the first of a series of three exams which validate the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure into an existing enterprise environment. This Microsoft Official Academic Course is mapped to the 70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam skills, including the recent R2 objectives. This textbook focuses on real skills for real jobs and prepares students to prove mastery of core services such as Active Directory and networking services. In addition, this book also covers such valuable skills as: * Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects * Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration * Implementing Local Storage * Implementing File and Print Services * Implementing Group Policy * Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V The MOAC IT Professional series is the Official from Microsoft, turn-key Workforce training program that leads to professional certification and was authored for college instructors and college students. MOAC gets instructors ready to teach and students ready for work by delivering essential resources in 5 key areas: Instructor readiness, student software, student assessment, instruction resources, and learning validation. With the Microsoft Official Academic course program, you are getting instructional support from Microsoft; materials that are accurate and make course delivery easy.

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

 

 

URL Resources

https://technet.microsoft.com

Other Resources

Software - Windows Virtual PC or VMWare Player

Additional Information

None