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Bachelor of Information Technology in Cyber Security and Forensics

Tuition Fee (AED)

155,000 (VAT Inclusive)


3 Years with the option to fast-track (6 Trimesters)


Bachelor of Information Technology

Increasingly, government and corporate organisations need to identify information security risks and interdependencies between business functions. Escalating security threats to organisations' information assets and increasing needs for organisations to comply with the governance of information management have resulted in organisations requiring well-trained ICT professionals capable of addressing three key issues: managing information; protecting information; and forensic investigation of information security incidents.

Graduates of the Bachelor of IT in Cybersecurity and Forensics will be well suited to meet these important industry demands.

Course Structure

  1. ICT100 Transition to IT – 3 points
  2. ICT159 Foundations of Programming – 3 points
  3. ICT169 Foundations of Data Communications – 3 points
  4. ICT170 Foundations of Computer Systems – 3 points
  5. BSC203 Introduction to ICT Research Methods – 3 points
  6. ICT201 IT Project Management – 3 points
  7. ICT302 IT Professional Practice Project – 3 points
  8. ICT171 Introduction to Server Environments and Architecture – 3 points
  9. MAS162 Foundations of Discrete Mathematics – 3 points
  10. ICT284 Systems Analysis and Design – 3 points
  11. ICT285 Databases – 3 points
  12. ICT287 Computer Security – 3 points
  13. ICT378 Cyber Forensics and Information Technology – 3 points
  14. ICT379 Security Architectures and System Administration – 3 points 
  15. ICT380 Information Security Policy and Governance – 3 points

Recommended pre-requisite subjects

  • Mathematics applications

Recommended double majors

  • Computer Science
  • Business Information Systems

Professional recognition

This course is accredited at the Professional level with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

Career opportunities

  • Ethical Hacker
  • Information Security Officer
  • Cyber Forensic Investigator
  • Forensic Auditor
  • Computer Security Officer

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