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ONLINE DEGREE

Cyber Security

By studying cyber security, you’ll have the skills needed by all companies today. Our courses are industry-specific, so you study issues important to business – like implementing security technologies to protect against hackers or credit card fraud.

Cyber Security

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Why join this degree?

Through a Cyber Security degree, you’ll learn how to confront cyber security - one of the 21st Century’s most critical issues.

Focusing on a range of studies, you’ll gain knowledge from system security and digital forensics to analytics and organisational security.

These degrees give you the cyber security skills that are crucial to the success of our digital future. And, once you graduate, you’ll have the knowledge and talent to take on an expert security role within business, government or law enforcement.

Which degree do you want to complete?

    Programs:

  1. IT Security Management

  2. Value of Information

  3. Information Security and Governance

  4. Security and Privacy Issues in Analytics

    Programs:

  1. IT Security Management

  2. Value of Information

  3. Information Security and Governance

  4. Security and Privacy Issues in Analytics

  5. Advanced Digital Forensics

  6. Advanced Topics In Digital Security

  7. Communications Network Security

  8. Research And Development In Information Technology

    Programs:

  1. IT Security Management

  2. Value of Information

  3. Object-Oriented Development

  4. Database and Information Retrieval

  5. Software Design and Engineering

  6. Web Technologies and Development

  7. Information Security and Governance

  8. Security and Privacy Issues in Analytics

  9. Advanced Digital Forensics

  10. Advanced Topics In Digital Security

  11. Communications Network Security

  12. Research And Development In Information Technology

  13. Project Management

  14. Practical Project

  15. Additional Unit – TBC

  16. Additional Unit – TBC

What are the benefits?

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online
  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group
  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

Who developed the degree?

Deakin University is Australia’s eighth largest university with more than 53,000 students from more than 100 countries studying online and on-campus!

What experience do you need?

Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories. In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant’s previous academic record.

Graduate Certificate To be eligible for entry, applicants must have:

  • a bachelor degree in the same discipline (including information technology or computing)

Graduate Diploma To be eligible for entry, applicants must have:

Master To be eligible for entry, applicants must have:

For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection Policy visit The Guide.

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Learn flexibly and pay as you go

You can pay for each program in the degree as you go, making it possible to gain a qualification in a flexible and affordable way.

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