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Murdoch University

Bachelor of Science in Cyber Forensics and Information Security and Web Communication (Double Major)

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  • Topic : Pursue a double major in Cyber Forensics, a Murdoch degree professionally recognised by Australian Computer Society!
  • Guest Speaker: Wira Lu - Programme Specialist
  • Date: 21 December 2017, Thursday, 07:00 PM
  • Venue: 8 Wilkie Road #02-01 Kaplan City Campus @ Wilkie Edge (Beside Peace Centre, nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut)

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Murdoch University

Bachelor of Science in Cyber Forensics and Information Security and Web Communication (Double Major)

Commencement Date : Jan 2018 | Expand All

  • Topic : Pursue a double major in Cyber Forensics, a Murdoch degree professionally recognised by Australian Computer Society!
  • Guest Speaker: Wira Lu - Programme Specialist
  • Date: 21 December 2017, Thursday, 07:00 PM
  • Venue: 8 Wilkie Road #02-01 Kaplan City Campus @ Wilkie Edge (Beside Peace Centre, nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut)

Students have the option to enrol in either single or double majors.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION
Australian Computer Society (ACS)

CORE UNITS (Year 2 and 3 units)

Cyber Forensics and Information Security
ICT285   Databases
ICT284   Systems Analysis and Design
ICT287   Computer Security
ICT378   Cyber Forensics and Information Technology
ICT379   Security Architectures and Systems Administration
ICT380   Information Security Policy and Governance
ICT302   IT Professional Practice Project

Web Communication
WEB278  Web Strategy
WEB263  Web Design
WEB303  Business of Freelancing
WEB301  Web Communication Project
WEB302  Web Metrics
CMS201  Screen: Small, Medium and Large

In addition, students have to complete the following common Year 2 and 3 units:
BSC203 Introduction to ICT Research Methods
BSC301 Applied Research Skills in ICT
BRD209 Creativity and Innovation

Students with Polytechnic Diplomas, Kaplan Diplomas and Murdoch University-recognised Private Diplomas will be given 8 exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. They can complete the course in 16 months instead of 28 months.

The Bachelor of Science in Cyber Forensics and Information Security and Web Communication (Double Major) accepts a wide range of qualifications.

These include:

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Kaplan Diploma
  • Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Science programme may be required to undertake bridging units in order to fulfil the required prerequisite knowledge. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.

Successful completion of a recognised approved Diploma qualification or higher, where the language of instruction was English can be considered.

English requirement for International students:

Delivery Method

Students will attend a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in this programme. The normal study load for full-time students is 4 units per trimester (4-month term). Students have the flexibility to plan their study schedule and enrol in 1 to 4 units per trimester. Classes are conducted from Mondays to Fridays, 5 times a week. Each unit is supported with 24 contact hours. The Dean from Murdoch University is based in Singapore to oversee all academic aspects and ensure a high standard of academic delivery here.

Assessment Methods

Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded Bachelor of Science in Cyber Forensics and Information Security and Web Communication (Double Major) from Murdoch University. The degree will be the same as that awarded to on-campus graduates in Australia.