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Cyber security is one of the most pressing issues facing us now and into the future. Professionals whose job it is to protect against cyber crime and threats are highly valued in an increasingly digital world. Get the skills you need to succeed with the Graduate Certificate of Cyber Security from Deakin University.
Led by a team of industry experts, you'll learn you will learn how to identify, diagnose and manage the challenges of cyber security threats, as well as develop knowledge and expertise about system security and digital forensics, analytics and organisational security.
This qualification will equip you with much-needed skills to apply in professional security roles anywhere around the world. If you're interested in playing a part to secure our digital future, this qualification is your first step towards a rewarding, dynamic and exciting new global career.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
In this cyber security course, the subjects you may study include:
Established in 1974 as Australia’s first regional university in Victoria, Deakin University has consistently raised the bar in delivering quality tertiary education with a focus on excellent teaching and research.
The multi-award winning education provider teaches over 53,000 students a year, offering renowned courses that integrate real-world expertise and practical skills. Get recognised with Deakin in a range of industries, including nutrition, sports management, property management, law, business and more. Plus, they’ve have ranked in the top 2% by the acclaimed Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
As a student of Deakin, you’ll get support every step of the way along your learning journey!
They’ve got a range of on-campus facilities and online features to help ease the pressure of study, including on-campus childcare services, a medical centre with qualified nurses and doctors, free and confidential counselling (face-to-face or via phone) and more.
Deakin also offer advisers and resources to help develop your academic skills. Advisers are available on campus and online to help guide you in your research, assignment and study practices.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course entirely online.
When you graduate, you'll receive a Graduate Certificate of Cyber Security from Deakin University.
In a digital and connected world, cyber attacks are common - but can have grave consequences. Cyber security professionals are in high employment demand, and this practical, industry-focused course can help you build the skills, abilities and experience required to identify, confront and mitigate online security challenges.
Graduates of Deakin University can prepare for a career in cyber security anywhere in the world.
The estimated fee for this course is $14,300.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to cover all or part of your fees. Deakin University also offers scholarships to successful applicants.
Enquire now to find a payment option that works for you!
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $47,014 (2021-22 income year).
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