ICT60120 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Specialisation in Cyber Security)

Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security)

Course Code: ICT60220
CRICOS Code: 105626D
Delivery mode: Blended learning; 33% online and 67% Interactive e-learning due to Covid-19
Course Duration: 104 weeks
Location: Sydney Campus

 

$92%

Demand for digital marketing skills in 5 years

 

140,000

Job postings in 2nd quarter of 2020

 

34%

Jobs will be automated in the next three years

Overview

Specialising in Cyber Security, this course focuses on the core security infrastructure that affects medium to large enterprises. This Advanced Diploma specialising in Cyber Security teaches students the fundamentals of firewalls and router/switch technology, the planning and implementation processes of troubleshooting, and assists students develop their skills to secure and configure enterprise-level devices and communication networks to improve overall business security.

By undertaking this course, students will develop the necessary skills and knowledge across a variety of cybersecurity topics, using specialised software.

By simulating real-world scenarios, students will experience a hands-on learning environment to configure business machines and perform penetrating testing and ethical hacking as a means of finding security solutions to improve overall business security, as well as familiarise themselves with the specialised software that is prevalent to the industry.

As one of Australia’s fastest growing fields in the IT industry, an Advanced Diploma in Cyber Security is highly valuable and in significant demand.   

By undertaking this course, you will: 

  • Develop hands-on skills using industry-standard software such as Oracle Vrirtual Box, Intel, Ubuntu Linux and Kali Linux.  
  • Build a strong background in network security  
  • Strengthen your skills in enterprise-level network requirements and securing business enterprises

By completing this course, those in search of accelerating their career path in the IT world of cyber security will find roles in the following: 

  • Cyber security administrator 
  • Network security analyst 
  • Network security specialist 
  • E-security specialist 
  • ICT security specialist 
  • IT security administrator 
  • IT security analyst 
  • IT security specialist
Units 
ICTNWK544Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK537Implement secure encryption technologies
BSBXCS402Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
ICTNWK618Design and implement a security system
BSBCRT611Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
BSBTWK502Manage team effectiveness
ICTCYS604Implement best practices for identity management
ICTCYS606Evaluate an organisation’s compliance with cyber security standards and law
ICTCYS608Perform cyber security risk assessments
ICTCYS612Design and implement virtualised cyber security infrastructure for organisations
ICTNWK613Develop plans to manage structured troubleshooting process of enterprise networks
ICTNWK621Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure
ICTSUS603Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
ICTSAD609Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
ICTICT618Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments
ICTICT608Interact with clients on a business level

Every student will have an initial interview to assess their individual learning needs and their language, literacy and numeracy skills.

  • Completed Australian Year 12 or equivalent
  • IELTS 5.5 English language equivalence if a non-native English speaker
  • Be aged over 18

Blended learning; 33% online and 67% Interactive e-learning due to Covid-19

 

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