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Systems security and privacy ( 6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL)


Leader: J Carpenter

Not offered in 2005.

Synopsis: Current practice for securing computer systems and open networks and the legal responsibilities of organisations that maintain databases of personal information. The syllabus includes securing computer systems; privacy in Australia and securing open systems.

Assessment: Examination (2 hours): 70% + Assignment: 30%

Contact Hours: 2.5 hours per week

Prerequisites: Two computer technology units

Prohibitions: COT2200, COT3206, CSE2500