THABB Introduction to Cybersecurity

VU course code: THABB | Level of study: Short course (non-award)
15 hours


Course fee is subject to change.

Introduction to Cybersecurity short course


Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact on you with the Introduction to cybersecurity short course at Victoria University.

This Introduction to Cybersecurity course uses the Cisco Network Academy 'Intro to Cybersecurity' program. You will gain this core knowledge:

  • what cybersecurity is and its potential impact on you
  • the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities
  • insights for how businesses protect their operations from attacks
  • latest job trends and why cybersecurity continues to grow.

Entry requirements

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course.

Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Course Structure

Upon completion of the required CISCO’s Introduction to Cyber Security module, participants will be issued a Certificate of Participation.

As this program is delivered via the Cisco Networking Academy, successful completion of the Cisco Academy modules will also earn A Cisco Certificate of Completion issued online through the participant login.

Course delivery

This course will be delivered online in a combination of self paced learning with two instructor-led sessions. Participants will receive their login details to the Learning Management System prior to course commencement.


Fees for this short course are AU$276.