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Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security)

Bachelor’s Degree
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IELTS overall score needed

English Requirements

  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.0
  • TOEFL Internet Total Score: 70
  • Other Tests: PTE Academic – 52
Course Details

This course focuses on the operational and intellectual dimensions of IT security across all the basic areas, such as network security and risk assessment, data security, digital technology, wireless device security and data security. Students will gain a solid foundation in general computer systems and network security and capabilities. In addition, the course is designed to meet the ever-changing nature of secure computers, which include not only computers, but also telecommunications networks and network-enabled networks such as smartphones and tablet devices.

Cyber Security also known as Information Technology (IT) Security specializes in protecting computers, networks, servers, mobile devices, and data from malicious attacks. The growing number of Internet-connected devices and the numerous new attacks from cyber criminals represent some of the biggest challenges for Cyber Security professionals. Some of the topics you can expect to learn during in Australian, a Bachelor program in Cyber Security are: basic principles of security design, IT system elements, script management, cryptography, cyber threats, accounting, accounting legal and ethical, etc.

Edith Cowan University, Cyber Security or IT Security protects sensitive information of organizations from different sectors, such as banking, retailing, healthcare, education, communications, etc. As a Cyber Security specialist, you will be responsible for maintaining, monitoring, and improving security infrastructure. Cyber Security specialists install firewall, monitor network operations, store data and execute and implement security policies and procedures. If there is a web security breach, the experts immediately fix it and find ways to prevent future attacks. Some skills you need to develop in order to become an effective IT security expert to analyze and troubleshoot, make decisions, plan and manage time, pay attention to data, communicate and design. The course prepares students for careers in the field of cyber security, including areas such as network security, computer forensics, information warfare and wireless security. After graduation, Cyber Security students get a job as cryptographers, information security managers, security engineers, home inspectors, security experts, security managers and well-known hackers.


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July 2020

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Source: Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2020
National Ranking
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About Edith Cowan University
University of Birmingham
Edith Cowan University has approximately 8492 international students. 147 China
IELTS is accepted at Edith Cowan University

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