Diploma in Networking

01 Year
MNQF Level 5


The Diploma in Networking course provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration.


Modules / Units

·        Originate and develop concepts

·        Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices

·        Lead and facilitate a team

·        Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organization

·        Manage client problems

·        Install and manage complex ICT networks 

·        Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions

·        Design, build and test network servers

·        Manage network security

·        Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments

·        Install an enterprise virtual computing environment

·        Develop configuration management protocols

·        Design an enterprise wireless local area network

·        Configure an internet gateway

·        Implement secure encryption technologies

·        Install and maintain valid authentication processes

·        Design and implement integrated server solutions

·        Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services

·        Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers

·        Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks

·        Manage system security on operational systems

·        Install and configure network access storage devices

·        Configure enterprise virtual computing environments

·        Manage enterprise virtual computing environments

·        Identify and resolve network problems


General Entry

·        Successful Completion of Higher Secondary Education OR

·        Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program

·        Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field OR


Alternative Entry

·    Completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program OR

·        20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program.

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