COMP 7007 Information Security Management
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 301162
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Description Cyber Crime costs are increasing at an alarming speed. Security management skills are now essential for IT management. This unit provides the knowledge, skills, techniques and mechanisms on information security management for postgraduate students. It covers topics on management aspects of information security such as business and Cybercrime, security awareness, security risks, security fundamentals, risk assessment and security system design, planning and regulatory issues for information system security.
School Computer, Data & Math Sciences
Discipline Computer Science, Not Elsewhere Classified.
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp
Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject
Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate program.
Basic knowledge of computer system, computer security and basic programming skills.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- Describe major security issues in information systems
- Explain security architecture for system security
- Characterise Cybercrimes and fundamental security risks
- Apply security measurement in security system design
- Identify and analyse security management issues
- Describe security requirement and solution
1. Globalization, Business and Cybercrimes
2. Information security Basics
3. Information Security awareness
4. Security risks
5. Security mechanisms
6. Risk assessment
7. Managing risk
8. Security architecture
9. Security system design
10. Planning and regulatory issues for security
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Assignment||5-10 pages report||20||N||Individual|
|Group research project||15 pages report + 15 minutes group presentation||40||N||Group|
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