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Cyber Security

University of New South Wales

12 months
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About

The Cyber Security program from University of New South Wales is a coursework degree designed for students who want a more detailed understanding of the technical skills and expertise needed for the technical implementation and leadership of the cyber security function. 

Overview

The Cyber Security program from University of New South Wales provides principles gathered from information systems, systems engineering, computer science, network security and defence to enhance a career as a cyber security specialist. Most of the core courses are offered via incentive delivery mode, where students have access to the specially equipped Cyber Range laboratory, which is unique and the largest in Australia in terms of the number of students who can simultaneously participate in lab pracs. 

Students can choose to complete the generalist Master of Cyber Security program or one of the following specialisations: Advanced Tradecraft or Digital Forensics.

Why choose this degree?

This degree is designed to meet the demand for technical experts who can implement and lead the technical cyber security function. It equips graduates with multidisciplinary aspects of cyber security that they can apply to workforces and in everyday situations. While completing core courses, students will have access to the unique Cyber Range laboratory.

Who should choose this degree?

This degree is designed for postgraduate scholars and professional managers interested in gaining technical skills and expertise through practical implementation and leadership of the cyber security offence and defence. Graduates will be able to implement and lead the technical cyber security function in defence, government, law enforcement and industry organisations.

Career opportunities

  • Cyber security specialist, analyst or architect
  • Network security specialist
  • Digital Forensic investigator (Forensics stream only)
  • Intrusion detection specialist (Advance tradecraft only)
  • Cyber security incident responder (Advance tradecraft only)
  • Penetration Tester (Advance tradecraft only)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cyber Offence: Threats and Opportunities
  • Information Assurance and Security
  • Wireless, Mobile and Internet of Things Security
  • Cyber Defence: Network Security Operations
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Humans and Security

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code: 00098G

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39120 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39120 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    32400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32400 AUD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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