Risk and Security Management
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- 20 Feb 2023
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Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:
- Apply the risk analysis process to identify resources, vulnerabilities, threats and risks.
- Evaluate vulnerabilities, threats and risks within an organisational context.
- Design controls for risks that consider organisations, personnel and physical resources.
- Introduction to Cyber Security
- Big issues in Cyber Security
- Cyber Targets
- Cyber Vulnerabilities
- Cyber Threats
- Risk Management
- Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
- Basic Cyber Security Steps
- IT Security Policy
- Information Sharing
- Communication for Security
- Laws and Requirements
No eligibility requirements
No additional requirements
This subject introduces the foundations of risk analysis, risk management, and contingency planning at an organisational level. The subject explores the foundations of risk across many industries and disciplines, examining the risk analysis process, contingency planning, business continuity and disaster recovery. By exploring the implications of current incidents in areas such as security, manufacturing, transportation, construction, and primary and secondary industries, students will gain insight into strategic and tactical decision making to avoid harm.
You will be introduced to:
- discipline-based skills and knowledge in dynamic practice situations. This will include authentic and purposeful, industry-related experiences
- concepts of managing effective relationships and communicating with others
- the development and use of adaptive leadership skills and how these skills relate to innovative and entrepreneurial practice
- the nature of responsible, accountable and reflective workplace skills, and creative and critical thinking relevant to para-professional practice.
You will exercise self-awareness, initiative and judgement to manage yourself and professional relationships effectively. The application of tacit knowledge and capabilities will be reflected in a Practice Manual.
- Risk Assessment (40%)
- Internal Resource Audit (30%)
- Incident Report (30%)
Current study term: 19 Feb 23 to 28 May 23
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