SIT001 - Cyber Security Fundamentals


2021 unit information

Offering information:

2020 was the last offering of this unit 

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)

Credit point(s): 0
EFTSL value: 0.000
Cohort rule:

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

Students in the Bachelor of IT (S326) completing the Cyber Security major may apply for a scholarship to complete the cyber certifications. Further information can be found here.





Incompatible with:


Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

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

Note: Please refer to Cyber Security Industry Certifications for more information.


This unit enables students to prepare and sit the ISACA’s® Cybersecurity Nexus™ (CSX) Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate. This certificate covers introductory concepts that frame and define the standards, guidelines and practices of the industry.

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