Course Title: Manage network security

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4408 Certificate IV in Cyber Security

Course Title: Manage network security

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 80

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Important Information:

Please note that this course may have compulsory in-person attendance requirements for some teaching activities. 

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Course Contact: Luke Eberbach

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4381

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



Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to implement and manage security functions throughout a network.

It applies to individuals with excellent information and communications technology (ICT) expertise who lead the development of strategic reviews of security and provide technical advice, guidance and leadership in resolution of specified problems.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

NIL



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTNWK511 Manage network security

Elements:

1. Define a process for designing security

2. Identify threats to network security

3. Analyse security risks

4. Create a security design

5. Design and implement responses to security incidents


Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1: Knowledge Tests
Assessment 2: Project 1
Assessment 3: Project 2

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

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Elements/Performance Criteria

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

Assessment 3

1.1

X



1.2 

X



1.3 

X



2.1 

X



2.2 

X



2.3

X



2.4


X


2.5


X


3.1 

X



3.2 


X


3.3 


X


3.4 



X

4.1



X

4.2


X


4.3


X


4.4



X

5.1



X

5.2

X



5.3



X

5.4


X