SIT732 - Developing Secure Internet of Things Applications


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

SIT314 or SIT774.
For students enrolled in S506, S507, S508, S535, S536, S538, S577, S735, S737, S739, S770, S776, S778, S779: Nil



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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 3-hour active class per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including optional scheduled activities as detailed in the unit site.


This unit introduces students to potential security threats, vulnerabilities and attacks in Internet of Things (IoT) systems. Students will learn about the underlying principles that govern IoT security and privacy, including cryptographic techniques, laws and principles that protect against the misuse of IoT technologies. Students will apply state-of-the-art security analysis tools to pinpoint flaws and bugs in system designs and system implementation. Throughout this unit, students will learn about effective security mitigation strategies for developing secure IoT applications.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must meet certain milestones as part of the portfolio.

Unit Fee Information

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