Networking, Minor (0040)

  • Western Sydney University Minor Code: 0040

Previous Code: SM3095.1

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Programs:  Yes.  Check that your program has the available credit points required to complete the subjects in this field of study. Any requisite requirements must also be met. Consult your Program Advisor for further advice.

The Networking minor provides students with the basic knowledge for analysis, design, and implementation of networked systems. It offers students the opportunity to develop the technical skills needed for management and secure operation of the most commonly used networks.


Campus Mode Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Internal
Penrith Campus Internal
Sydney City Campus* Internal Antoinette Cevenini

Curriculum delivered through an agreement with another party

Minor Structure 2022

Student must complete 40 credit points as follows

Subject Title Credit Points
COMP 2004Computer Networking10
COMP 3007Computer Networks and Internets10
Select two of the following:20
Computer Security
Ethical Hacking Principles and Practice
Networked Systems Design
Network Security
Wireless and Mobile Networks
Total Credit Points40

Minor Structure 2023

Students must complete 40 credit points as follows

Subject Title Credit Points
COMP 3007Computer Networks and Internets10
COMP 3014Networked Systems Design10
COMP 3025Wireless and Mobile Networks10
Select one of the following:10
LAN Workshop
Network Security
Total Credit Points40