In a nutshell
You’re a natural problem-solver with a knack for new technology. Now, turn your interests into a dynamic career with this online Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security course from RMIT Online.
Designed for students with no prior industry experience, this postgraduate course offers the foundation concepts, skills and capabilities required to work in the growing and highly valued field of cyber safety.
The Australian Cyber Security Centre estimates that cyber security incidents cost Australian businesses $29 billion each year. With the skills developed in this course, you’ll be well-prepared to help businesses protect themselves and their customers against dangerous and expensive cyber threats.
This Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security is comprised of four courses. See our Subject section for more info or enquire for a course brochure.
Delivered by industry-connected experts and validated by professionals, this qualification helps students rapidly build the sought-after skills needed to succeed in this sector. You’ll develop programming skills, solid knowledge of cyber security fundamentals, and a strong understanding of the ethical considerations required in making complex decisions.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must have an Australian bachelor's degree or equivalent in any discipline.
Students without a bachelor's degree but with a minimum of five years' full-time work experience may also be considered for this course.
This graduate certificate is comprised of four courses:
- Structure of cyberspace
- Programming fundamentals
- Introduction to information security
- Case studies in cyber security
Why RMIT Online?
Looking for a world-class education experience that you can receive from the comfort of your own home? Turn to RMIT Online!
Check out their range of online degrees or upskill faster with a short course and prepare to excel your career. With RMIT Online, you’ll build real-world skills, work closely with their respected industry partners and get the knowledge to transform your career. Being RMIT accredited means you’ll be recognised by one of the most innovative and respected technology institutions in Australia.
Studying online doesn’t mean you have to go through the learning journey solo. When you study with RMIT Online you’ll be connected with a support team and a global network of industry experts, academics and peers, who will help you every step of the way. Whether you have a technical issue, feel bogged down and need someone to talk to or struggling with an assignment - they’ve got the right people to help get you to where you want to be.