CYBERSECURITY OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT AND RISK
Credit points: 15
The maze of global connectivity that moves data and enables data sharing is central to cyber security. Cyber security threats are a bane for businesses and successful organisations proactively seek to understand these threats in order to identify strategies to manage them, so as to enhance the market value of the enterprise. By identifying these threats and understanding their risk exposures, organisations can respond effectively to them. In this subject you will focus on the principles and tools behind risk analysis for cyber security by adopting a case study approach. You will be introduced to the fundamentals of risk and risk-focused operations management in an enterprise cyber security setting.
SchoolLa Trobe Business School
Subject Co-ordinatorKok-Boon Oh
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesIn-class or on-line activities, online quiz assessment tasks
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKok-Boon Oh
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 hour workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Online quiz (equivalent to 1000 words) 20 multiple-choice questions covering Lectures 1,2,3
Individual written assignment (critical analysis) 1000 words Journal article review or case study
|Assignment||Individual||No||20||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|
Case study evaluations (presentation/discussion of analysis) (equivalent to 1000 words) Live case study evaluation
|Other||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|
Group Research assignment (written case study, 750 words per student) Groups of 3 students. This final report should be a professional document presented to management, addressing cyber security threats as well as recommending possible methods of mitigation for each risk.