Course Title: Digital Business Security and Risk Management

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Digital Business Security and Risk Management

Credit Points: 12.00

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

INTE1063

City Campus

Undergraduate

620H Business IT and Logistics

Face-to-Face

Sem 1 2006,
Sem 1 2007,
Sem 1 2008,
Sem 1 2009,
Sem 1 2010,
Sem 1 2011,
Sem 1 2012,
Sem 1 2014,
Sem 1 2015,
Sem 1 2016,
Sem 1 2017,
Sem 2 2017,
Sem 1 2018,
Sem 1 2019,
Sem 1 2020

INTE2429

Informatics Comp School SGP

Undergraduate

620H Business IT and Logistics

Face-to-Face

Offsh 1 09

INTE2434

RMIT University Vietnam

Undergraduate

620H Business IT and Logistics

Face-to-Face

Viet2 2016,
Viet1 2017

Course Coordinator: Dr Shahriar Kaisar

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 7499

Course Coordinator Email: shahriar.kaisar@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Location: 080.09.019

Course Coordinator Availability: Please contact


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None


Course Description

This course will provide a broad understanding of current information systems security principles, architecture and practices. The technical, legal and management issues involved in the implementation and auditing of system security controls and the impact of emerging information technologies and security practices will be considered. This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the importance of the proper implementation and management of security controls for information systems.


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

At the conclusion of this course you should be able to:

CLO1: Apply a set of IS and business skills that can be used to design and evaluate an information systems security architecture.

CLO2: Identify Information Systems (IS) and other organisational assets and their related security threats and vulnerabilities, necessary to develop security solutions and mitigation strategies.

CLO3: Apply security management and technical tools and knowledge to real-life case study situations.

CLO4: Develop an understanding and explain the business context and considerations in developing an information security program.

CLO5: Discuss and explain the ethical considerations and legal frameworks within which security decisions are made and cyber-crimes are investigated and prosecuted.

CLO6: Develop an ability to communicate the results of security problem solving activities, individually and within a working group, and to frame judgments and security practice within enterprise-appropriate and ethical frameworks.



Overview of Learning Activities

This course requires you to participate in various learning activities including attendance at and participation in lectures, online research on current issues and class exercises to facilitate a rich learning experience of a practical nature.


Overview of Learning Resources

Various learning resources are available online through MyRMIT Studies\Canvas. The lecture notes and workshop notes are posted on Canvas.

Resources are also available online through RMIT Library databases and other facilities. Visit the RMIT library website for further details. Assistance is available online via our chat and email services, face to face at our campus libraries or via the telephone on (03) 9925 2020.

Additional resources and/or sources to assist your learning will be identified by your course coordinator and will be made available to you as required during the teaching period. 


Overview of Assessment

The assessment tasks, their weighting and the course learning outcomes to which they are aligned are as follows:

Assessment Task 1: 30%
Linked CLOs: 1, 2, 3, 4

Assessment Task 2: 20%
Linked CLOs: 3, 4, 6

Assessment Task 3: 50%
Linked CLOs: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Feedback will be provided throughout the semester in class and/or in online forums through individual and group feedback on practical exercises and by individual consultation.