InTech Institute of Technology

Advanced Diploma of Network Security

InTech Institute of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0101537

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate

Summary

The Advanced Diploma of Network Security Qualification, introduces students to the fundamental knowledge of the ever-changing IT security field. The curriculum for this qualification has been developed and designed with significant input from an industry industry-recognised specialist who has had 15 years of experience thus ensuring market relevant skills building. have hands-on experience within this space.

Course Overview

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.

What you'll learn

The student will be respective vendor certified with leading vendors such as CISCO (CCNA), CompTIA(Network+, Security+)

Skills and knowledge in

The ability to specialise in a number of areas, including wireless, network infrastructure and sustainability.

Qualification Outline

In order to attain this qualification students are required to complete 12 units of competency consisting of 5 core units and 7 elective units. Students may apply for exemption for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency.

Mandatory Units

  • ICTNWK502 Implement secure encryption technologies
  • ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
  • ICTNWK601 Design and implement a security system
  • ICTNWK602 Plan, configure and test advanced server based security
  • ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects

Elective Units

  • CPPSEC5004A Prepare security risk management plan
  • ICTNWK605 Design and configure secure integrated wireless systems
  • ICTNWK606 Implement voice applications over secure wireless networks
  • ICTNWK607 Design and implement wireless network security
  • ICTNWK608 Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure
  • ICTTEN811 Evaluate and apply network security

Career Pathways

On successful completion of this qualification, your career opportunities may include:

  • Network Security Administrator
  • Network Security Specialist
  • IT and ICT Security Specialist
  • IT Security Administrator
  • Information Security Analysts

Professional accreditation and recognition

Upon successful completion of all the required units of this course, you will receive a nationally recognised qualification in ICT60215 Advance Diploma of Network Security. Students who do not complete all required units may be eligible for a Statement of Attainment in partial completion of ICT60215 Advance Diploma of Network Security.

Intech Institute is approved by ASQA to deliver ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Network Security which implies that this qualification meets the requirements of the Australian Qualifications Framework Standards, and you will graduate with a nationally recognised Diploma that is sought after in the Australian job market.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 16,000 for the entire course (includes training and assessment resources;... Read more16,000 for the entire course (includes training and assessment resources; excludes OSHC, visa fees, accommodation)
Start date: To suit the client/individual
Duration: 92 weeks including term breaks
Study mode: Full time
Address

InTech Institute of Technology

Brisbane Campus
21 Parkview Street Brisbane Queensland 4064
Australia

Entry criteria

The ICT60512 Advanced Diploma of Network Security qualification has no retry requirements. Intech Institute requires all students to have:

  • Successfully completed Year 12 or equivalent; or other relevant qualification/s; or experience in a business environment
  • Any AQF qualification at the Certificate III level or above in any discipline area delivered and assessed in English only will be deemed as meeting both the academic and English language entry requirements.

English language requirements

Academic IELTS 5.5 overall, no less than 5.0 in each band, or upper intermediate; TOEFL IBT: 68; Pearson Test of English (PTE): 51.

Address

InTech Institute of Technology
Brisbane Campus
21 Parkview Street Brisbane Queensland 4064
Australia