SIT003 - Certified Ethical Hacker

Unit details

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2019 unit information

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Online
Trimester 2: Online
Trimester 3: Online
Credit point(s):0
EFTSL value:0.000
Trimester 1 Unit Chair:

Frank Jiang

Trimester 2 Unit Chair:

Frank Jiang

Trimester 3 Unit Chair:

Frank Jiang

Cohort rule:

Available to students enrolled in S334 Bachelor of Cyber Security and D380 Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Cyber Security.





Incompatible with:


Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online):

No compulsory campus attendance requirement. Students can access materials to prepare for the certification assessment via CloudDeakin.


This unit enables students to prepare and sit the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker certificate. A Certified Ethical Hacker is a skilled professional who understands and knows how to look for weaknesses and vulnerabilities in target systems and uses the same knowledge and tools as a malicious hacker, but in a lawful and legitimate manner to assess the security posture of a target system(s). The CEH credential certifies individuals in the specific network security discipline of Ethical Hacking from a vendor-neutral perspective.


Multiple-choice test 100% with minimum passing grades as outlined by the EC-Council.