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Area/Catalogue
INFT 5029

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
162164

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To analyse critically, reflect on and synthesise enterprise security requirements and techniques, in a complex corporate information technology environment.

Course content

In this course, students will gain specialist skills and knowledge in the following:
  • The software and technologies used to secure a distributed and heterogeneous IT environment.
  • The procedures and techniques for implementing effective identity and access management.
  • Methods for controlling corporate data security in a mixed ownership and device agnostic environment.
 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFT 5033 Operating Systems and Application Security

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFT 5035 Web and Cloud Security

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
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* 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

Degrees this course is offered in

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