Course Title: Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4408 Certificate IV in Cyber Security

Course Title: Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Contact: Luke Eberbach

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4381

Course Contact Email: luke.eberbach@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit provides introductory knowledge and skills to recognize threats, risks and vulnerabilities to cyber security in an organisation. It includes the threats an organisation encompasses such as networks, machines, applications, data, users and infrastructure. The unit also covers an introduction to common cyber security attack mechanisms and an introduction to identity and threat management as well as security issues surrounding Internet of Things (IOT) devices. Finally, the unit introduces the implementation of tools and systems an organisation can use to protect from cyber-attacks.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

NIL



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21990 Recognise the need for cyber security in an organisation

Elements:

1.Define a cyber security framework for an organisation

2.Identify the need for cyber security

3.Identify common and emerging cyber security attacks, and techniques

4.Implement methods to protect your data and privacy


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1: Practical
Assessment 2: Cyber security Report

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements/Performance Criteria

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

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