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.
- Enrolled in SC509, SC517 or BU708
- Semester of offer Subject to change
- Online: Semester 2
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- Band 2A
- Tuition fee
- 2.2A: Computing, Built Environment, Other Health
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