IT Security Management
Enrolments for this year have closed. Apply for 2022
- 21 Feb 2022
Australia’s fourth oldest university, the University of Tasmania, is highly regarded internationally for teaching and academic excellence. The university offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and more than 50 postgraduate programs across a range of disciplines. The university offers students a diverse range of opportunities, the chance to learn from leading experts, and excellent preparation for their future careers.
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On successful completion of this Unit the learner will be able to:
- Evaluate relevant IT security management threats, policy and initiatives applied to organisational settings
- Analyse current and emerging security management issues and responses
- Design and communicate IT security responses that are consistent with standards and legislative frameworks to solve real-world problems
- 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.
No eligibility requirements
No additional requirements
This unit provides an introduction to the foundations of cyber safety and security, and IT security management at the corporate level. This includes examining management issues encountered as a result of threats, policy and initiatives in organisational settings. In exploring current and emerging issues relating to IT security management you will develop IT security responses for organisation-based scenarios.
The associate degree builds on concepts of learning through practice from the diploma by introducing students to more complex learning experiences. 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.
- Security investigation and incidence response (35%)
- Online presentation (20%)
- IT Security Management Landscape Analysis (45%)
Current study term: 20 Feb 22 to 29 May 22
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