The Cyber Security, Networking and Operations course is designed to provide an introduction of cybersecurity and how it relates to information and network security.
The course introduces students to characteristics of cyber-crime, security principles, technologies, and procedures to defend networks. Through interactive, multimedia content, lab activities, and multi-industry case studies, students build technical and professional skills to pursue careers in cybersecurity.
What will I learn?
Procedures to implement data confidentiality, integrity, availability and security controls on networks, servers and applications
Understand security principles and how to develop security policies that comply with cybersecurity laws
Apply skills through practice, using labs and Cisco Packet Tracer activities.
How will I be assessed?
What may it lead to?
The demand for cybersecurity experts has grown 3 times faster than any other IT job role and training a cybersecurity workforce is a priority for many governments.
Career pathways include: Network security specialist, security administrator, security engineer, security operations centre analyst, device security specialist.
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