Secure Networks

TNE80006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • 1 Semester
    This unit will be delivered on-line in Semester 2 2020.

Contact hours

  • 48 Hours

2020 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

3 Aug 20 - 1 Nov 20

8 Dec 20

Last self enrolment:
16 Aug 20

31 Aug 20

Aims and objectives

The aim of this Unit is to examine security aspect relating to data networking infrastructure.

Unit Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Assess network and computer security risks (K3, A2)
2. Apply accepted network security tools and methodologies to assess potential issues and/or threats (K2, K3, S1)
3. Generate secure configurations to protect services deployed on network servers (K3, S1, S2)
4. Appraise various privacy issues and how they relate to common security practices (A1, A2)
5. Design and deploy an Intrusion Detection System (S1, S2, S3, A2)