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Undergraduate | LTU-CSE2SIA | 2024

Data Security and Information Assurance

Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Start dates
29 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks

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Upfront cost


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Data Security and Information Assurance

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Examine and analyse access controls in computer systems
    2. Apply well developed knowledge and skills to safeguard data, systems and networks
    3. Analyse data security threats using simulation tools
    4. Examine data privacy and cryptography controls to protect data

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Cybersecurity

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Bachelor of Business

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Bachelor of Arts

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Bachelor of Information Technology

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Bachelor of Psychological Science

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