Network Administrator

Build Your Career in Computer Networking

(Inclusive of all applicable taxes)

Application End Date: 15th October, 2022

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A Network Administrator is responsible for keeping an organisation's computer network operating and up-to-date as intended.

    • Potential Job Opportunities

      10,000+ jobs listed across various industries

    • Earning Potential

      Potential to earn an average salary of ₹ 4.0 LPA

    • Employment Sector

      IT and Telecom companies, BFSI, Healthcare, Universities and more

    Potential Career Path
    Network Administrator
    Network Engineer
    System Architect

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    Course Details

    • Commencement Date 1st November, 2022
    • Duration 586 hours
    • Language English
    • Eligibility Criteria Diploma Final Year or B.E./B.Tech pursuing (Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Computer Science and IT)
      Minimum Age: 16 Years
    • Assessment
      • Multiple intermediate assessments and one final assessment leading to certification.
      • Final assessment date will be announced, 1 month in advance.
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    • Total Credits 19
      Lecture Credits 13
      Practical Credits 6
    • Course Format Blended with online Live Lectures and Hands-on Learning at Learning and Assessment (L&A) Centre

    What you will learn in the course

    1
    Data communication network operations
    2
    Computer topologies, wired/wireless media, mobile data technologies
    3
    Network documentation process
    4
    End-to-end network infrastructure configuration and management
    5
    Data confidentiality and data attack prevention techniques
    6
    Workplace safety adherence
    7
    NA
    8
    NA

    Course Summary

    India is the emerging IT hub of Asia where a Network Administrator job role is high in demand. Network Administrators are responsible for establishing network infrastructure. Network automation and programming take around 70% of focus in any IT organisation, leading to a huge demand in skilled and certified network administrators.

    This programme is aimed at training candidates for the job role of a Network Administrator in the Telecom sector/industry and aims in building key competencies. Learners will get skilled in planning, designing, establishing, and managing network infrastructure. They will also learn to carry out preventive maintenance of the network by ensuring that the connectivity is always maintained and is error and loop-free.

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    Course Syllabus

    The course syllabus will be delivered through a combination of learning resources, live lectures, community-based interactions and hands-on experience at L&P Centres as applicable.

    • Introduction to data communication networks such as LAN, WAN systems
    • Basic concept of firewalls, routers, switches, Wi-Fi and access points, IP addressing both IPv4 and IPv6
    • Compare different routing protocols TCP/IP, UDP, Telnet, and more
    • List the different ways of configuring access points, routers, and switches
    • Compare LAN and VLAN and their limitations
    • Outline the network protocol standards followed by network devices for communication
    • Illustrate network topologies including all wired/wireless media devices
    • Explain the various mobile and data technologies
    • List the various product and service offerings in the networking sector
    • Outline the documentation process for a network
    • Explain data confidentiality
    • Identify network infrastructure requirements
    • Illustrate installation of network devices and implementation
    • Configure network hardware, software, routers, devices and interfaces
    • Install operating systems, monitoring and management tools in a device
    • Test and evaluate procedure for the performance of a network
    • Follow the basic operating policies and procedures
    • Identify network infrastructure services
    • Identify network service level issues and root causes using diagnostic tools
    • Inspect network devices based on maintenance schedule
    • Generate network reports as per the customer requirement
    • Identify requirement for upgradation of hardware and software components
    • Obtain sign-off from the customer as per required documentation
    • Construct computer network using various network management systems
    • Examine the primary and secondary links
    • Generate fault notifications on prompt basis
    • Perform the checklist for corrective maintenance of network equipments
    • Develop network logs for the events
    • Demonstrate general safety while handling electrical/electronic devices
    • Classify proper use of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
    • Analyse work environment area protection
    • Escalate safety incidents to relevant authorities as per guidelines
    • Follow the organisation's emergency procedures promptly, calmly, and efficiently
    • Ensure work is carried out in accordance to the level of competence and legal requirements
    • Project (Industry-oriented)

    *Modules are subject to change based on Academic Partner’s discretion; learners will be informed of the final curriculum during the orientation.

    Course Features

    Digital Learning Resources

    Digital Learning Resources

    Enriching learning resources accessible anytime and anywhere

    Live Lectures

    Live Lectures

    Live lectures delivered by Academic Experts​

    Academic Connect Community​

    Academic Connect Community

    Moderated by an Academic Expert with a focus on building conceptual clarity

    Industry Connect Community

    Industry Connect Community​

    Moderated by an Industry Expert with a focus on building industry-oriented applied knowledge

    Industry Assignments

    Industry Assignments​

    Access to projects to offer industry-relevant practical exposure to learners

    Intermediate Assessments

    Intermediate Assessments

    Continuous check for skills competency highlighting scope for improvement

    Final Assessment

    Final Assessment

    End-term test of theoretical and applied knowledge

    Digital Certification

    Digital Certification

    Certificate issued by Academia and Industry on successful completion of the learning programme

    Internship Opportunity

    Internship Opportunity

    To provide on-the-job real-time industry exposure for learners in the respective learning programmes

    Job Opportunity

    Job Opportunity​

    Access to TCS iON Job Listing Portal - a hub of employment opportunities across sectors

    • Digital Learning Resources Enriching learning resources accessible anytime and anywhere
    • Live Lectures Live lectures delivered by Academic Experts
    • Academic Connect Community Moderated by an Academic Expert with a focus on building conceptual clarity
    • Industry Connect Community​ Moderated by an Industry Expert with a focus on building industry-oriented applied knowledge
    • Industry Assignments​ Access to projects to offer industry-relevant practical exposure to learners
    • Intermediate Assessments Continuous check for skills competency highlighting scope for improvement
    • Final Assessment End-term test of theoretical and applied knowledge
    • Digital Certification Certificate issued by Academia and Industry on successful completion of the learning programme
    • Internship Opportunity To provide on-the-job real-time industry exposure for learners in the respective learning programmes
    • Job Opportunity Access to TCS iON Job Listing Portal - a hub of employment opportunities across sectors

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      • Candidates must apply on OR before the application closure date.
      • Verification of candidate details will be done by Academic Partner.
      • If the application is approved, candidates will receive an approval notification via email.
      • In case the application gets rejected; candidates will not be able to enrol for the course.
      • If there is any information missing in the application form, candidates would be asked to resubmit the application form with missed out information and resubmit.
      • Approved candidates will receive the Activation Code from their respective institutions to activate the course.
      • The learning programme will be added to learner's dashboard subject to successful payment and activation.