Secure Networks

TNE80006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 hours face to face + blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

Aims and objectives

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

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
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)
Swinburne Engineering Competencies (A1-7, K1-6, S1-4): find out more about Engineering Skills and Competencies including the Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies.