Module Overview

Network Security and Administration

Administrating and securing computer networks

Module Code

NSAD H3000

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Installing an operating system

Installing and deploying Windows 7 and Linux operating systems. Virtual Machines adn Clusters. Imaging sevices

Account Management

Setting up user accounts using Active Directory. Home Directories, Group Policy, user Profiles, Folder Redirection. SANs.


Email services, printing services and remote access. Licence server and licence management. Certificates and Certificate management.

Securing a Network

Configuring a firewall. Management of Virus/Malware/Spyware protection. Securing wireless devices. Redundancy policy,UPS's

Cloud computing

Implementing cloud computing and virtual servers, Systems Centre

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Other Assessment(s)100