Cyber Security - COMPX518 (2020)

This paper introduces the key topics in the important field of cyber security. It will cover a range of topics relating to defensive security (e.g. malware analysis, social engineering, intrusion detection and prevention), offensive security (e.g. pen testing, Web app security) and preventative security (e.g. cryptography, applied cryptography, access control, risk and governance).

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): COMP202 or COMPX204 and a further 45 points at 300 level in Computer Science
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): COMP418

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20A (HAM)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Cyber Security (COMPX518)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue9:00 AM10:00 AMMSB.1.05Mar 2 - Jun 7
Thu9:00 AM10:00 AMK.G.11Mar 2 - Jun 7

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for COMPX518 for more details


Indicative Fees for Cyber Security (COMPX518)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
20A (HAM) $1052 $0 $4293
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for COMPX518. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Computer Science | Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Security and Crime Science | Software Engineering

Other available years: Cyber Security - COMPX518 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 12 November 2019 11:25am
Indicative fees current as of : 12 November 2019 11:10am

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