COMP07133 2012 Directory Service Maintenance and Troubleshooting

General Details

Full Title
Directory Service Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Transcript Title
Server Management 302
Code
COMP07133
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
COMP - Computing
Department
COMP - Computing & Creative Practices
Level
07 - NFQ Level 7
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2012 - Full Academic Year 2012-13
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Diane O'Brien
Programme Membership
SG_KSYSN_B07 201200 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Systems and Networking L7 SG_KCMPT_B07 201300 Bachelor of Science in Computing SG_KCOMP_H08 201500 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KCOMP_G07 201500 Bachelor of Science in Computing SG_KSYSN_B07 201500 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Systems and Networking L7 SG_KCOMP_H08 201600 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KSYSN_B07 201700 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Systems and Networking L7 SG_KCOMP_H08 201700 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing
Description

This module provides the student with the ability to maintain, secure and troublehoot a Directory Service infrastructure, including security planning, group policy and backing up Active Directory

Learning Outcomes

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

1.

Configure the user and computer environment using group policy

2.

Manage Enterprise Security and Configuration with Group Policy Settings

3.

Maintain the Active Directory Environment

Module Assessment Strategies

Assessment will be done by practical exams on virtual machines to test the students ability to manage and maintain an Active Directory Infrastructure

Indicative Syllabus

Configure user and computer environment using Group Policy

  • Understand Group Policy
  • Implement a Group Policy
  • Explore Group Policy Settings and Features
  • Manage Group Policy Scope
  • Group Policy Processing

 Manage Enterprise Security and Configuration with Group Policy settings

  • Deploy and manage software by using GPOs.
  • Configure account policies.
  • Configure audit policy by using GPOs.

Maintaining the Active Directory environment

  • Configure backup and recovery.
  • Perform offline maintenance.
  • Monitor Active Directory.

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 Project Practical Evaluation on configuring and controlling group policy and managing security with group policy Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 40 % Week 7 1,2
2 Practical Evaluation Practical evaluation to examine backing up active directory and various restore options Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 10 % Week 9 3
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam written 2 hour examination to assess the student on all the learning outcomes from a thereotical perspective Final Exam UNKNOWN 50 % Week 15 1,2,3
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Laboratory Practical Computer Laboratory Maintaining, securing and troubleshooting an Active Directory Infrastructure 3 Weekly 3.00
Lecture Lecture Theatre Theory of Server Management 2 Weekly 2.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Laboratory Practice 2 Weekly 2.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 5.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration

  • Wiley
  • ISBN 978-0-470-13330-9
Other Resources

MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-640): Configuring Windows Server 2008 Active Directory

  • Dan Holme, Nelson Ruest, and Danielle Ruest
  • ISBN 978-0-735-62513-6
Additional Information

None