Bachelor of Computer Science (Professional)

with a major in Cybersecurity – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

BA-CSPROF Degree including work placement Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

Selected major: Cybersecurity

Learn the fundamentals of encryption systems, access control, the internet and get into the minds of malicious hackers and cyber-criminals. Learn their tricks and how to defeat them.

The Bachelor of Computer Science (Professional) focuses on developing expertise in software development and computer science.

You'll develop skills in a range of contemporary approaches to the analysis, design and implementation of large-scale systems, along with a sound understanding of the traditional aspects of computer science such as hardware and operating systems.

The course pays particular attention to the human factors involved in the development, deployment and use of computer-based systems.

All our bachelor degrees include a guaranteed Work Integrated Learning opportunity, which could be a placement, internship or industry-linked project. In this degree, you'll apply your learning in six projects in professionally focused, industry-linked projects.

This Professional Degree includes a mandatory 12-month paid work placement. You'll benefit from Swinburne’s unique industry partnerships, gain invaluable full-time work experience and earn credit towards your degree.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 28 February 2022
  • Semester 2 - 1 August 2022

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Duration

4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210701 (CSP)
  • 3400210703 (IFP)