Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Systems and Network SecurityWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300696.3

Discipline: INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Hon Cheung


Assumed Knowledge
Basic knowledge of networked and computer systems. Basic understanding of cryptography.


Equivalent Units
300253 - Distributed Systems and Network Security

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate course.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Mahsa Razavi  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - EVENING  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Sydney City Session 1  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Mahsa Razavi  Timetable not available  
2021 Sydney City Session 3  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Mahsa Razavi  Timetable not available  

*If using Safari, Firefox or Chrome to print the Unit Outline, right-click on the Print Unit Outline link and select 'Save link as...' or in Safari 'Download Linked File'


About this Unit
This unit is concerned with the protection of information in computing systems and when transferred over networks. It addresses techniques for securing networking applications and their security arrangements. Students gain an understanding of the fundamentals of the provision of security in networks and systems, as well as an appreciation of some of the problems that arise in devising practical security solutions.


Courses
3698.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CONTINUING
3698.2Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CONTINUING
3698.4Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CURRENT
3699.1Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3699.2Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3699.3Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
3699.4Master of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3700.2Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3701.2Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3702.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research)CONTINUING
3752.1Master of Project ManagementCONTINUING
3752.2Master of Project ManagementCONTINUING
3752.3Master of Project ManagementCONTINUING
3752.4Master of Project ManagementCURRENT
3760.1Graduate Diploma in Project Management (exit only)CONTINUING
3760.2Graduate Diploma in Project Management (exit only)CURRENT
3765.1Master of Artificial IntelligenceCURRENT
3766.1Graduate Diploma in Artificial Intelligence (Exit only)CURRENT
3775.1Graduate Diploma in Information GovernanceCURRENT
3779.1Master of Information GovernanceCURRENT
MICTRES.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research)CURRENT


Specialisations

A3000.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3001.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3002.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3003.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3004.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3005.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3016.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research) Pathway A - 2.5 yr programCONTINUING
A3018.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research) Pathway C - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3019.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3020.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3021.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3022.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3023.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3024.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3025.1Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 1.5 yearsCURRENT
A3026.1Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1 yearCURRENT
A3027.1Graduate Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1 yearCURRENT
A3028.1Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 1 yearCURRENT
A3029.1Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 0.5 yearCURRENT
A3030.1Graduate Certificate in Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 0.5 yearCURRENT
A3031.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3032.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 year programCONTINUING
A3033.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3034.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCONTINUING
A3035.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3036.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCONTINUING
A3037.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway A - 2.5 yearsCURRENT
A3038.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway B - 2 year programCURRENT
A3039.1Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) Pathway C - 2 yearsCURRENT
A3040.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway A - 2 yearsCURRENT
A3041.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway B - 1.5 yearsCURRENT
A3042.1Master of Information and Communications Technology Pathway C - 1.5 yearsCURRENT
A3043.1Master of Project Management - Pathway A - ResearchCURRENT
A3044.1Master of Project Management - Pathway B - CourseworkCURRENT
A3045.1Master of Project Management - Pathway C - Work PlacementCURRENT
ST3007.1NetworkingCONTINUING
ST3033.1Distributed ComputingCONTINUING
ST3036.1Health InformaticsCONTINUING
ST3049.1NetworkingCURRENT
ST3054.1Distributed ComputingCURRENT
ST3059.1Information TechnologyCURRENT
ST3065.1CybersecurityCURRENT
ST3083.1Cloud and Distributed ComputingCURRENT




Western Sydney University Copyright © 2004-2016 ABN 53 014 069 881 CRICOS Provider No: 00917K Contact Us | Disclaimer | Emergency Help |