Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Network Security

Information Technology (Network
Security) (Part of A Package)
Advanced Diploma
Course fee:
Course fee can vary based on the location you choose
and the year you will begin study
0.5 year
Delivery locations:
Lidcombe - 2016 (F, J) 2017 (F, J)
Meadowbank - 2016 (F, J) 2017 (F, J)
Ultimo - 2016 (F, J) 2017 (F, J)
Entry requirements:
• Prerequisite: Diploma of Information Technology
Networking (part of a package) (RP10333)
National Code
• Academic IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL (iBT) 46 or Certificate
3 in Advanced English for Further Study at TAFE
NSW or equivalent
Additional fees:
Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and
materials (if applicable) range from A$300 - $1,000 per
Course description
• network security specialist
• senior network administrator
This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an
individual to plan, design, manage and monitor an
enterprise information and communications technology
(ICT) network as an independent ICT specialist or as part
of a team responsible for advanced ICT network security
systems. The qualification has a high-level ICT technical
base with appropriate security units and the ability to
specialise in a number of areas, including voice, wireless,
network infrastructure and sustainability.
Career opportunities
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
• e-security specialist
• ICT security specialist
• IT security administrator
• IT security analyst
• IT security specialist
• network security administrator
• network security analyst
F=February, J=July
• systems security analyst
• systems/network administrator
When you finish this course, you can apply to study the TAFE
NSW Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Security)
(20524) at Meadowbank College. This is a three-year
professional degree offered by TAFE NSW Higher Education
that prepares you for employment as a network security
specialist in this fast growing and dynamic industry. The
course includes presentations and case studies by leading
professional experts, so that students develop tools and
techniques for solving security issues and challenges facing
the business world today.
If you have successfully completed the Advanced Diploma of
Information Technology (Network Security) (R10341), you may
be eligible to receive up to 12 units of credit towards the
Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Security)
(20524). The Recognition of Prior Learning process involves
matching subjects you have successfully completed in your
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Advanced Diploma against degree subjects, other studies
and proven work experience may also be taken into
Course structure
To receive the Advanced Diploma of Information
Technology (Network Security) (part of a package)
students must complete all core units and, if available, a
range of additional units.
Note: Additional units are chosen by the teaching staff and contain
compulsory and elective units which may vary between each semester
and campus, and will depend on a number of considerations including the
packaging rules for the qualification and demand for the unit.
Core units
• Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT
• Design and implement a security system
• Implement secure encryption technologies
• Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design
• Plan, configure and test advanced server based
This document was generated from the website on Saturday, 1 October 2016 at 20:04:53 AEST.
Course information and offerings are subject to change at any time.
Please check the relevant course page on the website for links to important documents and information:
Phone: +61 1300 302 456
Fax: +61 2 9244 5844
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