Box Hill Campus - Elgar
465 Elgar Road
Melbourne Victoria 3128
CRICOS course code: 097281F
Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate
Cyber security is one of the fastest growing fields in the information technology industry and with our cyber security course, you’ll maximise your career opportunities.
Gain the skills and knowledge needed for a career as a cyber-security paraprofessional.
During this cyber security course, you will develop the comprehensive technical skills and knowledge to:
As a cyber-security paraprofessional, you’ll work closely with the security systems analyst and chief security officer within a company to detect and determine breaches in a company’s network and security systems. You’ll lead a team of security practitioners to develop, monitor and maintain cyber security policies, security procedures and operations for medium to large organisations.
A panel of Australian cyber security industry leaders developed our course. The panel included cyber security specialists in the security, banking, information technology and telecommunications industries.
Pathways & Accreditation
Successful completion will enable you to apply for entry to our Bachelor of Computer Systems or degrees at other higher education providers.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 6
This Advanced Diploma in Cyber Security qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to integrate into cyber security teams in large and small organisations.
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
To be awarded the Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security participants must complete a total of twenty (20) units consisting of:
A minimum of two units must be selected from each of the four (4) elective streams (General, Intrusion Analyst, Penetration Testing and Security Engineering streams). The remaining three (3) units may be selected from the four (4) elective streams or from any endorsed Training Package or accredited course at Diploma level or above where they are consistent with the vocational outcomes of the course.
Units selected from other training packages or accredited courses must not duplicate units selected from the core or elective streams.
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20,210 Per Year
Read moreAnnual Material Fee: 395; Annual Service Fee: 166
Box Hill Campus - Nelson
853 Whitehorse Road
Melbourne Victoria 3128
International students must have successfully completed the Certificate IV in Cyber Security or equivalent.
If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course, you may apply for the Certificate IV in Cyber Security with this course as a package offer.
Please note: You must have a current Working With Children Check and a National Police Check if you wish to participate in work placement activities
A minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5 (Academic). A minimum TOEFL score of 530 for paper examination; 179 for computer based and 71 for internet based, or approved equivalent.