INFO333-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

IT Risk and Security Management

This occurrence is not offered in 2020

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020

Description

This course examines how organisations manage risk and eSecurity associated with their information systems. Topics include management, analysis and application of secure e-Business systems including security policy and network management.

This course examines how organisations manage risk and eSecurity associated with their information systems. Topics include management, analysis and application of secure e-Business systems including security policy and network management.

Learning Outcomes

  • By the end of this course the student should be able to:
  • Have an understanding of the role and impact of IS risk and security management in modern firms.
  • Design and apply key security and data management concepts, components, technologies and selection criteria associated with the use of IS in the modern firm.
  • Develop an information security and disaster recovery policy.
  • Discuss key issues associated with managing IS in the modern firm, including the security and ethical problems they pose.
    • University Graduate Attributes

      This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

      Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

      Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

      Globally aware

      Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.

Pre-requisites

(1) INFO233 or
INFO253 or
INFO263 or
COSC231 or
COSC264; and (2) An additional 30 points at 200-level or
above

Restrictions

ACIS333

Course Coordinator

Stephen Wingreen

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Participation, preparation, case presentations & discussion 5%
Group projects & case portfolio 30%
Mid-term test 25%
Final exam 40%

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Whitman, Michael E.,1964- , Mattord, Herbert J; Principles of information security ; 5th ed; Delmar, 2016.

Recommended Reading

Whitman, Michael E.,1964- , Mattord, Herbert J; Readings and cases in information security :law and ethics ; Course Technology, Cengage Learning, 2011.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $851.00

International fee $4,250.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Department of Accounting and Information Systems on the department and colleges page .

All INFO333 Occurrences

  • INFO333-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020 - Not Offered