MECT08010 2013 Industrial Networks 2

General Details

Full Title
Industrial Networks 2
Transcript Title
Industrial Networks 2
Code
MECT08010
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
MECT - Mechatronics
Department
MENG - Mech. and Electronic Eng.
Level
08 - NFQ Level 8
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2013 - Full Academic Year 2013-14
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
John Hession
Programme Membership
SG_EMECH_K08 201300 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Engineering in Mechatronics
Description

This Module describes common ways networks are used for manufacturing. It also describes practical network c and identifies some of the technology used to make industrial networks function correctly.

Learning Outcomes

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

1.

Understand the construction of Industrial ethernet 10 MBPS ethernet network.

2.

Understand the structure 100 Mbps ethernet gigabyte ethernet design.

3.

Explain tcp/Ip industrial system

4.

Explain the ethernet process application layer.

5.

Configure ethernet routing and switches

6.

Show the effect of Network redundancy

7.

Understand the concept of remote management

8.

Design a factory floor network (FFN) model

9.

Demonstrate the importance of network security

Module Assessment Strategies

The student will be assessed on a combination of events 1 Final exam 2  report writing 3 lab work

Module Dependencies

Prerequisites
MECT08009 201300 Industrial Networks 1

Indicative Syllabus

Ethernet Hardware

Hubs vs. Switches

Routers

Cable preparation and termination

Testing How to certify a CAT5/6 cable

Architecture

Topology overview

Media choices for your network

 

Remote Management Security configuration

What is "Network Security"

A Factory Floor Network (FFN)

Threats and vulnerabilities

The first step, a security policy

Network security, an on-going process

Switches

Access Points

Routers

Firewalls

Remote Access Monitoring

unauthorized access and activities

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
30 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
70 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Written Report Report Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 10 % OnGoing 3,4,8
2 Practical Evaluation Lab Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 20 % OnGoing 3,5,6,8
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam Exam Final Exam UNKNOWN 70 % End of Term 1,2,3,4,7,9
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Lecture Theatre Lecture 2 Weekly 2.00
Laboratory Practical Engineering Laboratory Lab 2 Weekly 2.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Part Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Lecture Theatre Lecture 2 Weekly 2.00
Total Part Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 2.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

Industrial Data Networks by Mackay, Wright, Park, Reynders. Published by Newnes ISBN 075065807X

Other Resources

None

Additional Information

None