Diploma of Cybersecurity
Torrens University Australia - Fortitude Valley

Course outline

The Diploma of Cybersecurity course will equip you with the skills you need for an exciting career in cybersecurity. Designed, developed and delivered by industry, this course ensures you’ll gain the practical, technical and theoretical skills that are in demand amid a global rise in cybercrime.

The course will develop your IT skills, with subjects including programming, data and networking, cloud computing, software engineering and cybersecurity principles. Our human-centric design focus makes this course unique and, upon graduating, you’ll possess the ability to apply cybersecurity principles towards developing ICT solutions that consider ethical and social responsibilities.

Area of study:

Computer Architecture and Operating Systems

Cybersecurity Principles

Data and networking

Introduction to Programming

Foundations of Information Systems

Industry partners and work placements:

When you study with Torrens University Australia, you will benefit from our extensive network of industry partners. You’ll learn from industry professionals, gain invaluable insights and build key industry relationships.

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Fee notes

FEE-HELP available for eligible students.

Prerequisites

Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent

Additional entry requirements

Completed Year 12 or equivalent. Other admission pathways are available to applicants.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Career paths:

Cybersecurity Engineer

Cybersecurity Analyst

ICT Security Analyst

Course Code
031287
Start Date


Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025
Regular offers will be made

Fee
fee/$26,160(first year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Diploma
Study Area
Information technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

1 year Full time or 1-2 years Part time

Location
Brisbane