Bachelor of Cyber Security
Deakin’s Bachelor of Cyber Security provides a solid foundation of the cyber security literacy and technical skills required by industry for a cyber security professional including those allowing you to be able to investigate and combat cyber-crime and cyber terrorism.
- Award grantedBachelor of Cyber Security
- Duration03 Years
- Approval statusThis course is approved by the Deakin University under the Higher Education Standards Framework (at Level 7).
- RecognitionThe Deakin University is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Sri Lanka
Bachelor of Cyber Security Degree is awarded by Deakin University, Australia.
The university is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Sri Lanka.
- Sri Lanka’s first and only Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security
- Offered by Sri Lanka’s pioneering Cyber Security Training and Certification Organisation
- Opportunity to complete all three years of the degree in Sri Lanka
- Option to study in Deakin University, Australia after completion of first or second year/s in Sri Lanka
- Best Academic Panel
- Affordable fee structure and easy payment schemes
KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES
- Develop a broad, coherent knowledge of the IT discipline including its dynamic environment, with detailed knowledge of project management principles and in depth knowledge in IT Security.
- Design, develop and implement IT systems and software, and associated policies and procedures for optimal use and apply industry standards and best practice in one or more specialised areas of IT.
- Acquire in-depth knowledge and skills to develop, implement and manage security solutions for systems, networks, and data according to industry-accepted standards and best practice.
- Communicate in an IT context to inform, motivate and effect change utilising a range of verbal, graphical and written methods, recognising the needs of diverse audiences.
- Utilise a range of digital technologies and information sources to discover, analyse, evaluate, select, process and disseminate both technical and non-technical information.
- Evaluate specialist IT information using critical and analytical thinking, technical skills and well-developed judgement to identify problems, analyse user requirements and propose solutions.
- Apply theoretical constructs and skills and critical analysis to real-world and ill-defined problems and develop innovative IT solutions.
- Apply knowledge and skills to new situations in professional practice and/or further learning in the field of IT with adaptability, autonomy, responsibility and personal accountability for actions as a practitioner and a learner.
- Apply understanding of reflective practice and self critique skills within broad parameters to plan for their own future continuing professional development.
- Apply the principles of effective teamwork as a member of diverse IT teams to demonstrate responsibility for own learning within broad parameters.
- Apply professional and ethical standards and accountability for own learning to the development, design, construction and management of localised IT solutions.
Year 1 – Diploma in Cyber Security
- 1 Fundamentals of Information Technology Preview
- 2 Database and Information Retrieval Preview
- 3 Introduction to Web Development Preview
- 4 Real World Practices for Cyber Security Preview
- 5 Discrete Mathematics Preview
- 6 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving for IT Preview
- 7 Introduction to Programming Preview
- 8 Application and Design of Virtual and Augmented Reality Systems Preview
Year 2 – Advanced Diploma in Cyber Security
- 1 Computer Networks Preview
- 2 Information Technology Professional Skills Preview
- 3 Cryptography Preview
- 4 Computer Crime and Digital Forensics Preview
- 5 IT Security Management Preview
- 6 Enterprise Network Construction Preview
- 7 Enterprise Network Management Preview
- 8 Data Structures and Algorithms Preview
- 9 Introduction to Work Placements (0 credit subject) Preview
Year 3 – Final Year of the Degree