|Grad Dip IT||Elective|
Information is a critical asset for every business and needs to be protected. This subject presents security activities, methods and procedures which protect information assets in an organisation. The key issues related to the protection of these assets include identification of the need for security, levels of protection, response to security incidents, and the design of effective information security systems. The subject will examine legal, ethical and professional issues related to the inspection and protection of information assets. The subject covers the detection of and reaction to information security threats to enable students to develop an information security plan to protect an organisation.