Edith Cowan University
The Graduate Diploma in Internetworking and Security provides a thorough and practical grounding in network design, network administration, network management and security. The flexible course structure will give you the opportunity to tailor the course to meet your career needs. You can choose units to develop skills in security, LAN and Wireless network design, global network design or network management. This specialisation prepares students to sit one or more industry certification exams. These certifications include Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Managing Cisco Network Security (MCNS) and Cisco Secure PIX Firewall Advanced (CSPFA). Upon successful completion of this course you may apply for the Master of Information Technology program. The following employers are increasingly concerned with network performance and security: network service providers, banking and finance organisations, government and the military. There is also scope to work as an independent network and security consultant. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) industry certification exam.
|Institution Name||Edith Cowan University|
|Campus Location||Perth Campus|
|Course Duration||1 year full-time|
|Course University||Edith Cowan University|
ECU offers innovative and practical courses across a variety of disciplines and we have a vibrant research culture. ECU is a leader in developing alternative entry pathways to higher education.Edith Cowan University (ECU) provides the ideal learning environment for people who want to reach their potential.Located in Western Australia, our industry-relevant teaching and research, supportive study environment and award-winning facilities enable ECU students to do more than just survive in this world – they thrive in it.
Established in 1991, ECU took the opportunity to reshape the way higher education is delivered in a distinctive and inspiring campus environment.ECU courses are developed in consultation with industry, and teaching staff have extensive industry experience and networks. It’s why ECU students can expect placement opportunities, fieldwork, practicums and networking events as part of their studies.This approach has been rewarded with five-star ratings for teaching quality over the past twelve years, along with consistently high ratings for overall education experience and skills development, as reported in the Good Universities Guide.
ECU’s world-class research strives to make a difference to the community in Western Australia and beyond. ECU focuses on working with our communities, business and government organisations to solve real-world problems.The University was named after Edith Dircksey Cowan, the first woman to be elected to an Australian Parliament. Her life was dedicated to the belief that education was the key to growth, change and improvement in society.Her example informs ECU’s values as we pride ourselves in developing capable graduates who lead engaged and productive lives in the communities in which they live and work.