Certificate in Data Cybersecurity
A 30-credit minor award - commencing September 2021
IT and data security are universal in every organisation. The protection of an organisation’s data is a concern for management, administration and technical staff.
This 30 credit certificate aims to upskill IT practitioners in the current data cybersecurity practices in line with standards, risks and compliance best practices in the implementation and operation of a secure environment for an organisation and to implement security measures at the network and operating system level to protect data from unauthorised access, disclosure, modification, or destruction.
It introduces the learner to current tools and techniques to protect information at rest, in transit or processed for an organisation in line with industry best practices and in compliance with appropriate standards.