Cyber Risk: Data Management

CYB70002 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Online

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36

2020 teaching periods

Swinburne Online

Teaching Period 3 Teaching Period 2

Dates:
4 Nov 19 - 9 Feb 20

Results:
3 Mar 20

Last self enrolment:
10 Nov 19

Census:
29 Nov 19

Last withdraw without fail:
27 Dec 19

Dates:
6 Jul 20 - 4 Oct 20

Results:
27 Oct 20

Last self enrolment:
19 Jul 20

Census:
31 Jul 20

Last withdraw without fail:
21 Aug 20


Prerequisites

50 Credit Points

Aims and objectives

This unit provides insights into critical Information System (IS)/Information Technology (IT) & Information Security risk, as well as the corresponding security management issues facing business managers in the effective use of Information Technology in contemporary organisations. Students will develop a critical understanding of cyber risk issues that managers face when doing business, including consideration of impacts of new and emerging threats.
Students will develop a robust understanding of the skills required to adopt and implement, an effective Risk Management Strategy in line with the industry best practice taking into account the nexus between data governance, enterprise data management and cyber security.
 
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
 
1. Develop a risk management strategy for an organisation that is sufficiently agile to adapt to changing cyber threats.
2. Assess and apply information systems risk and security management standards and frameworks to real-word case based scenarios
3. Critically analyse major theories, concepts and methodologies for managing risks and assuring the integrity and security of information assets
4. Evaluate appropriate governance, assurance and internal control techniques for managing information risks and security
5. Communicate effectively as a professional and function as an effective leader or member of a diverse team