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Master of Information Technology

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IT Security - unit set code SP-S000028

Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)


Develop skills in securing data, communications and infrastructure as well as investigating, analysing and providing solutions to computer crime. Students gain an understanding of problem solving, communication and technical capabilities related to Information Technology Security and the legal, regulatory and ethical contexts in which these skills are used. The security units provide a solid foundation in areas including information security, internet and network security, access controls and firewalls. In conjunction with work experience, the units prepare students towards certification as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional on completion of the CISSP exam administered by The International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2.


SIT703 Advanced Digital Forensics  

SIT704 Advanced Topics in Digital Security  

SIT735 Communications Network Security  

SIT763 IT Security Management  

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