Graduate Certificate of Cybersecurity
Become an ethical cybersecurity professional
Expand your ability to apply IT skills and knowledge in practical ways. Gain confidence in the ever-evolving Industry 4.0 environment. You’ll explore industry-leading software and work on corporate servers. Designed to meet ACS guidelines.
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At Torrens University Australia you can tailor your study to suit your lifestyle. Thanks to their innovative digital learning system you’ll gain the ultimate in flexibility, and still receive personalised guidance from academics and access to work placement, mentorship and internship opportunities. Online you can attend live classes or view recorded sessions, connect with lecturers and fellow students, and access content on-demand 24/7.
Learn more about Torrens.
As one of Australia’s fastest growing universities, we take a progressive approach to learning. Our courses are co-designed, developed and delivered with industry, giving you confidence that you’ll graduate job-ready. During this course you will:
- Analyse and explain cybersecurity operations and their impact on society.
- Learn to develop human-centric ICT products with the application of contemporary software security and cybersecurity features.
- Gain an understanding of cybersecurity standards and practices.
- Learn to demonstrate ethical and professional leadership in supporting digital businesses.
Your fundamental cybersecurity and IT skills and knowledge will enable you to enter the growing field of ICT security professionals. The Graduate Certificate of Cybersecurity also provides an alternative entry path for further study into the Master of Cybersecurity courses. Potential career paths include:
- Cybersecurity Engineer
- Chief Security Officer
Torrens University Australia offers flexible entry options and study pathways, whether you’re finishing school, pursuing career progression or looking for a change. Entry requirements for this course includes:
- Successful completion of a Higher Education qualification.
Work and Life
- Work life experience demonstrating the ability to undertake study at the required level.
English Proficiency Requirements
Standard English language requirements apply.
Visit our admissions centre for more information: https://www.torrens.edu.au/how-to-apply/admissions-criteria
Don’t meet the entry requirements? We have numerous pathway programs to get you started. Contact our Future Student Advisors to learn about alternative entry options.
Learn to apply your skills and knowledge in practical ways within the ever-evolving Industry 4.0 environment. This qualification teaches you the in-demand human-centric solutioning skills that employers are seeking within the industry, while you gain an understanding of the continuously changing environment and the crucial nature of ethical and professional decision-making in a cybersecurity context.
Tailor your study to your lifestyle thanks to our innovative digital learning system, accessible from anywhere with 24/7 personalised support. With all your course materials online, and the option to study full or part time, on-campus, online or a blend of both it's all about flexibility.
Course duration: 6 months full time, 12 months part time
Recommended Study Pattern
The course structure comprises of 4 core subjects over levels 400 and 500, as follows:
- Level 400: 2 mandatory core subjects (20 credit points)
- Level 500: 2 mandatory core subjects (20 credit points)