Course Title: Manage system security

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6074

Course Title: Manage system security

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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 Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business


Term1 2009,
Term1 2011

Course Contact: Paul Lewis

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 1615

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit defines the competency required to implement and manage security on an operating system such as Windows Server according to organizational guidelines of a client.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAS5118A Manage system security


1. Identify threats to system

2. Determine risk category

3. Identify appropriate controls

4. Include controls in the system

5. Monitor system tools and procedures

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including technical requirements documentation, homework, assignments, group and/or individual projects and in class exercises, written tests, practical problem solving exercises, presentations, practical tests and a final exam. Students are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met. Students will be provided with feedback throughout the course to check their progress.