SEC604 Cryptography, Blockchain and Security | UniSC | University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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SEC604 Cryptography, Blockchain and Security

A cyber security specialist will use a complex array of tools, methods and applications to investigate and protect information in computer systems. This online course has been designed to introduce you to some cryptography techniques that allow different parties to securely transmit information. The course will introduce blockchain and its growing uses, including cryptocurrencies. You will learn the differences between authentication and security protocols and how private keys are exchanged to establish secure communications.

Course detail

Enrolled in SC509, SC517, SC705 or BU708
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Online: Semester 2
Student contribution band
Band 2A
Tuition fee
2.2A: Computing, Built Environment, Other Health
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