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La Trobe University

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Master of Cybersecurity (Business Operations)

  • Masters (Coursework)

Designed in collaboration with our industry partners, our Master of Cybersecurity (Business Operations) is geared to keep pace with the information security demands of business, government, defence and law enforcement.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
2 - 4 years full-time
Course Code
093079G
Study Mode
In person

About this course

Designed in collaboration with our industry partners, our Master of Cybersecurity (Business Operations) is geared to keep pace with the information security demands of business, government, defence and law enforcement. Information security has been identified as a top priority for executives of Australian companies. You'll learn to use analytics and risk management processes to inform key business practices. When you graduate, you'll be indispensable as the bridge between technical and managerial aspects of cybercrime prevention. You'll undertake a set of foundation subjects to develop industry-relevant multidisciplinary skills before specialising in business operations. These subjects will cover fundamentals of cybersecurity, core knowledge about communication networks, crisis communication, the mindset and motives of hackers, auditing and risk mitigation, as well as legal and ethical frameworks. The business operations stream will prepare you for the modern business environment which requires more complex data analysis than ever before. You'll learn predictive techniques and how to use analytics to gain knowledge and skills to align business needs and deliver meaningful outcomes. This degree provides a pathway for existing business and information technology professionals seeking to start or progress their careers in the cybersecurity domain. The course is two years full-time or equivalent part-time duration and requires the completion of 240 credit points.

Entry requirements

Business and economics courses
Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Bundoora

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Computing & Information Systems courses at La Trobe University.
80%
Overall satisfaction
77.6%
Skill scale
63.6%
Teaching scale