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Flexible online learning
Enjoy flexible 100% online, with subjects in 7-week blocks. Be supported by UC’s cyber security, legal and HR experts.
Build on your experience
Complement your existing experience and qualifications across a wide range of area such as legal, government, operations and technology.
Strong career outlook
Take advantage of growing career opportunities in one of Australia’s fastest growing sectors.
This course equips students with the knowledge in governance, infrastructure and people management that support the management of cyber secure systems in the workplace.
Workplace ready in 8 months
Intakes in July and October
No previous IT experience required
$5,663 total course cost* (FEE-HELP available)
*Indicative domestic fee for part-time students commencing in 2022. Fees are subject to annual change.
The Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Management is a part-time degree designed for professionals looking to gain the applied knowledge for career success in the Cyber Security industry. Taught by experts in the industry, it will equip students with the holistic vision and strategic thinking needed to build organisational cyber resilience.
Top 3 for employability
UC is ranked in the top three universities in Australia for employment for postgraduate Computing and Information Systems.*
*Times Higher Education, 2022
Top teaching quality in Canberra
UC is ranked number 1 for teaching quality in Canberra by postgraduate Computing and Information Systems graduates.*
#1 in Canberra for skills development
UC is ranked number 1 for skills development in Canberra by postgraduate Computing and Information Systems graduates.*
Australian Cyber security sector roles are set to grow by 27% between 2020-2024
The Australian government predicts very strong future growth for ICT Security.
Australia has an under supply of Cyber Security qualified professionals. Industry is urgently seeking leaders to drive growth.
Students in this program can look forward to career growth and success in one of Australia’s most rapidly expanding industries
Dr Abu Barkat Ullah
This course can help those that are new to cyber security develop careers in the field, while protecting businesses and communities
Dr Wanli Ma
Learn how Cybersecurity interacts with the law, and how to manage digital risks, rights and responsibilities effectively
Dr Bruce Baer Arnold
Perfect for working professionals of all levels across a wide range of sectors such as legal, government, operations, technology and more. This qualification is best suited to anyone managing data privacy issues, business process and systems that are at risk of cyber attacks.
A recognised bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Management, Commerce or Law (or equivalent) or, 3 years work experience in Information Technology, Management, Commerce or Law.