Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security at Holmesglen institute, Australia

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.

Description


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

Program Structure

  • 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

Learning Outcomes

  1. Analyze and resolve network and computer system security issues to secure an IT infrastructure.


  1. Develop secure software by first developing it, then testing it, and then evaluating it.


  1. Establish a set of guidelines and processes to manage the risks associated with working in the workplace.


  1. Evaluating and discussing the human factor in security systems is important, with a particular emphasis on ethical considerations, social engineering vulnerabilities, and training.


  1. Performing forensic analysis on security issues and conducting research based on the findings.

Career Opportunities

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

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • 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

Tuition fee

  • AUD $15,470 Per Year

$15,000 per year
  • Level
    Diploma
  • Delivery
    On Campus
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    July
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS 5.5
  • Scholarship
    $2,500 OFF