MC159 - Master of Cyber Security

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RMIT program code: MC159
Plan name: Master of Applied Science (Information Security and Assurance)
Plan code: MC159
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 055526D

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Stage A of Program
 
AND  Stage B of Program
 
AND  Stage C of Program
 
AND  Stage D of Program
 

This program has been discontinued and is not open to new applicants 

Total number of Credit Points needed to complete this Masters degree is 192 Credit Points.

 

To successfully complete MC159 requirements you must complete at least three of the following four electives:

  1. INTE1128 - Information Theory for Secure Communications
  2. INTE1129 - Smartcard Cryptosystems
  3. INTE2102 - Practical Security
  4. MATH2172 - Algebra for Information Security

Please note that INTE1128, INTE1129 and INTE2102 are offered in rotation once every three semesters. Thus in any one year only TWO of these three electives will be offered. Every student will get the opportunity of doing each of these courses in one of the stages B, C or D of their masters degree.

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Stage A of Program

The fourth course at this stage of the program was COSC1300 Web Servers and Web Technology. 

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Case Studies in Cyber Security12INTE1122City Campus1138
Introduction to Information Security12INTE1120City Campus1155
Discrete Mathematics12MATH2045City Campus33673320
 
AND

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Stage B of Program

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Coding for Cyber Communication12YesINTE1124City Campus1134
Information Systems Risk Management12YesINTE2396City Campus1157
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security12YesINTE2102City Campus1166
Smartcards and Biometrics for Cyber Security12YesINTE1129City Campus1181
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2172City Campus1134
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Data Communication and Net-Centric Computing12YesCOSC2061City Campus1333
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2172City Campus1134
Smartcards and Biometrics for Cyber Security12YesINTE1129City Campus1181
Digital Risk Management and Information Security12INTE1002City Campus17621822
Digital Strategy12INTE1030City Campus17641824
Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security12YesINTE2102City Campus1166
Database Concepts12YesISYS1055City Campus13391348
Introduction to Statistical Computing12MATH1322City Campus11591153
Mathematical Modelling and Decision Analysis12YesMATH1293City Campus1157
Cloud Security12YesINTE2401City Campus1324
Secure Electronic Commerce12YesINTE1070City Campus1338
Governance and Change in Digital Business12YesINTE2412City Campus18051870
Digital Innovation12INTE1014City Campus1763
Business Intelligence12INTE1040City Campus1827
 
AND

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Stage C of Program

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cryptography for Cyber Security12YesINTE1125City Campus1136
Industry Awareness Project12YesINTE1130City Campus11551151
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security12YesINTE2102City Campus1166
Smartcards and Biometrics for Cyber Security12YesINTE1129City Campus1181
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2172City Campus1134
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Data Communication and Net-Centric Computing12YesCOSC2061City Campus1333
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2172City Campus1134
Smartcards and Biometrics for Cyber Security12YesINTE1129City Campus1181
Digital Risk Management and Information Security12INTE1002City Campus17621822
Digital Strategy12INTE1030City Campus17641824
Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security12YesINTE2102City Campus1166
Database Concepts12YesISYS1055City Campus13391348
Introduction to Statistical Computing12MATH1322City Campus11591153
Mathematical Modelling and Decision Analysis12YesMATH1293City Campus1157
Cloud Security12YesINTE2401City Campus1324
Secure Electronic Commerce12YesINTE1070City Campus1338
Governance and Change in Digital Business12YesINTE2412City Campus18051870
Digital Innovation12INTE1014City Campus1763
Business Intelligence12INTE1040City Campus1827
 
AND

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Stage D of Program

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Topics in Cryptography12YesINTE1127City Campus1120
Industry Linkage Project12YesINTE1131City Campus11561152
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security12YesINTE2102City Campus1166
Smartcards and Biometrics for Cyber Security12YesINTE1129City Campus1181
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2172City Campus1134
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Data Communication and Net-Centric Computing12YesCOSC2061City Campus1333
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2172City Campus1134
Smartcards and Biometrics for Cyber Security12YesINTE1129City Campus1181
Digital Risk Management and Information Security12INTE1002City Campus17621822
Digital Strategy12INTE1030City Campus17641824
Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security12YesINTE2102City Campus1166
Database Concepts12YesISYS1055City Campus13391348
Introduction to Statistical Computing12MATH1322City Campus11591153
Mathematical Modelling and Decision Analysis12YesMATH1293City Campus1157
Cloud Security12YesINTE2401City Campus1324
Secure Electronic Commerce12YesINTE1070City Campus1338
Governance and Change in Digital Business12YesINTE2412City Campus18051870
Digital Innovation12INTE1014City Campus1763
Business Intelligence12INTE1040City Campus1827
 

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