With this Bachelor of Cybersecurity at La Trobe University you'll build a highly specialised technical skillset as you learn about the history of hacking, build your coding expertise, and access industry-based projects and mentoring opportunities with major corporations.
You'll also have the opportunity to complement your industry-focused learning with a choice of advanced electives in IT, business, law, policy and strategic communication.
After graduation, you could work across a range of industries, including technology, communications, education, finance, government, defence, healthcare, and energy and resources.
Possible roles include:
- Ethical hacker
- Bypass system and network infrastructure to safely expose weaknesses that could be exploited by a malicious hacker.
- Develop security systems using algorithms and ciphers to encrypt sensitive data. Analyse and decrypt information contained within cypher texts and encrypted data.
- Security architect
- Plan, implement and supervise computer and network security systems to protect against cybercriminals.
- Cybersecurity policy adviser
- Understand and articulate complex business needs to develop and implement tailored cybersecurity policies.
- Sortware developer
- Design, test and develop software to meet user needs. Write code for programs and applications that can adapt and respond to evolving online threats.
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- Cybersecurity in Practice
- Data-Based Critical Thinking
- Programming Environment
- Cyber Law and Policy
- Data Security and Information Assurance
- Human Factors in Cybersecurity
- Wireless Network and Security
- Strategic Communication Issues and Crisis Management
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesComputer Sciences IT Security Cyber Security View 38 other Bachelors in Cyber Security in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 096351E
- Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
- 6.0 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.
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International36200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 36200 AUD per year during 36 months.
National8426 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8426 AUD per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Melbourne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.