Enterprise Network Management

Unit code: NIT3122 | Study level: Undergraduate
(Generally, 1 credit = 10 hours of classes and independent study.)
Footscray Park
Online Real Time
VU Brisbane
VU Sydney
NIT2122 - Server Administration and Management
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


The Enterprise Network Management unit aims to provide students with an understanding of issues relevant to enterprise networks and related technologies, as well practical skill and techniques to manage the enterprise network. Topics studied include Enterprise Network Infrastructure, Domain Name Systems, Network Group Policy Design and Implementation, Security Planning and Administration, System Maintenance and Trouble Shooting and their related technologies.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. Design and develop solutions for enterprise network architecture;
  2. Construct and configure small-scale enterprise network;
  3. Analyse and identify potential issues in managing enterprise network; and
  4. Manage and maintain enterprise network infrastructure.


For Melbourne campuses

Assessment type: Laboratory Work
Grade: 45%
Lab Assessments (3)
Assessment type: Test
Grade: 55%
Tests (2)

Other locations

For students studying at Henan University
Assessment type: Laboratory Work
Grade: 20%
Practical Tasks (4-6 labs)
Assessment type: Assignment
Grade: 30%
Enterprise network Design and Implementation.
Assessment type: Examination
Grade: 50%
Final Written Examination (3 hours)

Required reading

Further reading and resources are available in VU Collaborate.

MCSA guide to identity with windows server 2016: MCSE/MCSA: exam #70-742
Tomsho, G. (2018)| Cengage, Boston, MA.

As part of a course

This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):

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