MBIS622-20T2 (C) Term Two 2020

IS Security and Risk Management

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 18 May 2020
End Date: Sunday, 9 August 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 17 July 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.

Learning Outcomes

  • 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 concepts, components, technologies and selection criteria associated with the use of IS in the modern firm.
  • Design and apply key information system security and data management concepts.  
  • 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.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of Department

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01-P1 Monday 09:00 - 12:00 Online Delivery (18/5-25/5)
Rehua 620 (8/6-15/6, 29/6-27/7)
18 May - 31 May
8 Jun - 21 Jun
29 Jun - 2 Aug
01-P2 Wednesday 13:00 - 16:00 Rehua 620 1 Jun - 7 Jun
02-P1 Monday 09:00 - 12:00 Live Stream Available 8 Jun - 21 Jun
29 Jun - 2 Aug
02-P2 Wednesday 13:00 - 16:00 1 Jun - 7 Jun

Timetable Note

Lab Tutorials: Times and place TBA.  These tutorials will meet in computer labs, for two hours per week during most weeks, as noted on the schedule at the back of this course outline.  Students will use the tutorials to develop their group project, which will include the design of an information security policy, and implement their policy by means of a computer lab project.

Consultations: The lecturer and tutors will be available by appointment for consultations.

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Sue Conger

Lecturer

Anushia Inthiran

Textbooks / Resources

There will also be various supplemental readings to be assigned as necessary.

Course links

LEARN

Notes

Class Representatives
At the beginning of the course, class representatives will be selected by the class. These students provide a valuable link between the students, the course supervisor and the department. The representatives are encouraged to have discussions with the course supervisor on a regular basis. This process should help to resolve potential concerns and can provide positive feedback on elements of the course which are going well.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,218.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

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

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  • MBIS622-20T2 (C) Term Two 2020