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Area/Catalogue
INFT 5031

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
162163

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To implement a secure environment encompassing elements of the physical web.

Course content

In this course, students will gain specialist skills and knowledge in the following:

  • Techniques for assessing and enhancing the security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
  • An understanding of the cybersecurity aspects of an industrial control system (e.g. networked PLCs and SCADA) in a critical infrastructure environment.
  • Future trends in the cyber-physical system security space.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFT 3015 Network Security

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Seminar 1 hour x 13 weeks
Computer Practical 2 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES (INTENSIVE)
Computer Practical (on-campus) N/A x 1 week intensive
Online N/A x 10 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Practical N/A 25% N/A
Assignment 2500 words 25% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES (INTENSIVE)
Practical N/A 25% N/A
Assignment 2500 words 25% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical
School of Information Technology and Mathematical

Degrees this course is offered in

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