Identify features and characteristics of end devices
Perform basic security analysis of a network operation
Perform network monitoring using tools
Respond to security incidence
Modes of Assessment
- Quizzes will be used to assess students’ understanding of the knowledge and concepts covered the various topics of the subject.
- Practical Test
- A practical test will be used to assess the student’s proficiency in using tools to perform basic analysis of the operation of network protocols and services. The students will also be assessed on their methods to prevent malicious access to computer networks, hosts, and data.
- Written Test
- A test will be used to assess and reinforce the students’ understanding and assimilation of key concepts relating to security operations and analysis.
Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded a Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Infocomm and Digital Media (ICT Systems, Services & Support).