University of Technology Sydney

41900 Cryptography

6cp; 3hpw, on campus
Requisite(s): 48730 Cybersecurity
Recommended studies: Foundation Mathematics or equivalent

ICT Engineering program



Security is a major issue for enterprises, with breaches leaving them vulnerable to legal sanctions, financial loss or reduced customer confidence. This subject introduces students to modern security issues and technologies by considering various aspects, from security principles and policies, to network and system security, as well as intrusion detection and cyber security. Students learn and apply programming skills to implement secure communications while demonstrating professional practice in a group project.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

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