• Offered by School of Computing
  • ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
  • Course subject Computer Science
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person

Defensive Cyber Security operations introduces and exercises a complete range of anomaly / intrusion detection and identification mechanisms. Students will also learn and exercise handling of an existing intrusion which includes forensic operations as well as securing the remaining systems. This is a complete course in cyber defense which enables students on successful completion to operate systems under real-world exposure.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

1. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the fundamental principles underlying the defence of systems and networks.
2. Define and identify defensive cyber security architectures and their purpose.
3. Operate defensive network architectures and systems in a practical context.
4. Extrapolate current threats and identify potential, future threats.
5. Communicate a cyber security situation and response to a heterogenous team of professionals.

Other Information

Please contact CECS Student Services at studentadmin.cecs[at]anu.edu.au to obtain a permission code to enrol.

Indicative Assessment

Assignments (50%); Final Exam (50%)

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Workload

Up to 60 hours of total face-time, which includes interactions with lectures and tutors. Up to 60 hours of total preparation, repeat, assignment and practical exercise time.

Requisite and Incompatibility

Prerequisite: Comp2700

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees

Student Contribution Band:
2
Unit value:
6 units

If you are a domestic graduate coursework student with a Domestic Tuition Fee (DTF) place or international student you will be required to pay course tuition fees (see below). Course tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

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Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

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