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SIT382 - System Security

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Jun Zhang

Prerequisite:SIT182 and SIT202
Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students will have the opportunity to participate in online consultation sessions.

Content

This unit covers the design, implementation and configuration of system security for operating systems, databases and servers. Web-based system security is also covered with attention given to defence and prevention systems, intrusion detection systems, trace-back systems and computing forensic methods. Practical work will include operating system, platform and database security assessment.

Assessment

Examination 50%, two assignments (20% each) 40%, weekly lab activity worksheet 10%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon


2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:


Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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