This programme will provide learners with a comprehensive introduction into the network operations environment within the telecommunications industry. The world of networking is revealed and illustrated by real life examples.
- Synchronous and asynchronous data communication;
- Computer types and standards;
- Main features of local area networks (LAN); and
- Wide area networks (WAN).
This course provides the fundamentals of networking for learners who are new to the Telecommunications or Information Technology industry. The above aspects form the knowledge basis needed to perform further duties in the day-to-day operations of data in IT/telecommunication related occupations.