Diploma Of Information Technology (Cyber Security)

A practical, hands-on diploma in information technology (cyber security) from South Sydney college will give you the fundamental know-how and skills you need to develop into a well-rounded cybersecurity practitioner.

Description

A practical, hands-on diploma in information technology (cyber security) from South Sydney college will give you the fundamental know-how and skills you need to develop into a well-rounded cybersecurity practitioner.


You will be exposed to well-known IT networking and cybersecurity technologies, including platforms for SIEM/SOC, Linux and Windows operating systems, routers, switches, wireless access points, and Next-Gen Firewalls like FortiGate. 


Numerous topics that will aid in your preparation for the Cisco CCNA and Fortinet NSE4 certifications are also covered in the course.

What You will Learn

This certification consists of units that will train you in cyber security and cover a wide range of topics that can help you get ready for jobs in this speciality. The online course will teach you how to:


  • carry out cyber security risk evaluations

  • Protect organisations' vital infrastructure

  • controlling network security

  • collect, evaluate, and analyse threat information

  • Create, assemble, and evaluate network servers


You may also acquire the following personal qualities along the way:


  • enhancing one's capacity for problem-solving

  • controlling a group in an IT setting

  • abilities for analysis


If you are very interested in working as an IT professional with a focus on cyber security, this degree is right for you. You'll receive training in subjects including creating and putting into practise security systems, incorporating sustainability measures into ICT projects, and using safe encryption techniques. 


Given that there will be an increase in demand for this specialisation in the next years, this nationally recognised course can help you feel ready for an exciting career in cyber security.


Entry Requirments:

  • Must be 16 years old or older

  • Must show that they finished their studies in their home country in a way that is equivalent to an Australian Year 10 qualification.

  • Must show results from an approved English test taken in the last two years (ex: IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge English, PTE, or OET)

  • Student Visa must be valid (SSC will assist you in visa application)

Job opportunities:

The following career outcomes may be available to students who earn this qualification.

  • Network Security Specialist

  • Network Security Engineer

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS

  • TOEFL

  • Cambridge English, PTE, or OET

Tuition Fee and Scholarships

Tuition fee

  • $9,000

Full Fee $9,000
  • Level
    Diploma
  • Delivery
    Online and On Campus
  • Duration
    81 Weeks
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    August
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, OET
  • Scholarship