In a nutshell
Cyber security is one of the most pressing issues facing us now and into the future. Professionals whose job it is to protect against cyber crime and threats are highly valued in an increasingly digital world. Get the skills you need to succeed with the Graduate Certificate of Cyber Security from Deakin University.
Led by a team of industry experts, you’ll learn you will learn how to identify, diagnose and manage the challenges of cyber security threats, as well as develop knowledge and expertise about system security and digital forensics, analytics and organisational security.
This qualification will equip you with much-needed skills to apply in professional security roles anywhere around the world. If you’re interested in playing a part to secure our digital future, this qualification is your first step towards a rewarding, dynamic and exciting new global career.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Bachelor degree in a related discipline; OR
- Bachelor degree in any discipline AND two years relevant work experience; OR
- Graduate Certificate of Information Technology or equivalent; OR
- Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
In this cyber security course, the subjects you may study include:
- Academic Integrity
- Value of Information
- Analytics for Security and Privacy
- Cyber Security Management
Why Deakin University?
Established in 1974 as Australia’s first regional university in Victoria, Deakin University has consistently raised the bar in delivering quality tertiary education with a focus on excellent teaching and research.
The multi-award winning education provider teaches over 53,000 students a year, offering renowned courses that integrate real-world expertise and practical skills. Get recognised with Deakin in a range of industries, including nutrition, sports management, property management, law, business and more. Plus, they’ve have ranked in the top 2% by the acclaimed Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
As a student of Deakin, you’ll get support every step of the way along your learning journey!
They’ve got a range of on-campus facilities and online features to help ease the pressure of study, including on-campus childcare services, a medical centre with qualified nurses and doctors, free and confidential counselling (face-to-face or via phone) and more.
Deakin also offer advisers and resources to help develop your academic skills. Advisers are available on campus and online to help guide you in your research, assignment and study practices.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: