The Advanced Diploma in Cyber Security will assist you in gaining the technical knowledge necessary to start a career as a paraprofessional in one of the IT sector's fastest-growing industries, cyber security.
Also, graduates of this degree are prepared to operate as members of a security team in the identification and remediation of security breaches by executing risk mitigation and prevention strategies for a company's network operations and digital systems.
Besides that, you will be a valuable member of a group of security experts who support corporate policies and security procedures.
What you will study
Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
Manage enterprise virtual computing environments
Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
Develop software skills for the cyber security practitioner
Undertake penetration testing of the security infrastructure for an organization
Implement cyber security operations
Communicate cyber security incidents within the organization
Implement best practices for identity management
Assess and secure cloud services
Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
Analyze and resolve network and computer system security issues to secure an IT infrastructure.
Develop secure software by first developing it, then testing it, and then evaluating it.
Establish a set of guidelines and processes to manage the risks associated with working in the workplace.
Evaluating and discussing the human factor in security systems is important, with a particular emphasis on ethical considerations, social engineering vulnerabilities, and training.
Performing forensic analysis on security issues and conducting research based on the findings.
Opportunities in the field of employment include the following:
Cyber security operations analyst
Network security administrator
Cyber security systems administrator
Cyber security systems coordinator
Cyber Security Operations Administrator
Cyber Network Services Administrator
Cyber security network support administrator
For Holmesglen to take applicants into consideration, there must be a minimum of two years of experience working in a cyber security environment.
Hold a Certificate IV in Cyber Security or a similar qualification in this field.
English Language Requirements
IELTS - 6.0
TOEFL - 60
Tuition Fee and Scholarships
AUD $15,470 Per Year