Australian College of Business and Technology

Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security) Yr3

This course focuses on the practical and theoretical dimensions of IT security across a range of fundamental areas, such as network security and vulnerability assessment, information security, digital forensics, wireless device security and database security. Students will gain a solid grounding in conventional computer and network security concepts and skills. In addition, the course is designed to meet the changing landscape of secure computing, which involves not only computers, but also telecommunications networks and network enabled devices such as smartphones and tablet devices.
Graduates of this course will be awarded an ECU Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security) degree from their studies at ACBT.




LKR 110,000/- per unit


Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security) – Year 3

Year 3 – Trimester 1

  • CSI3208 : Ethical Hacking and Defence
  • MAT3170 : Data Analysis and Visualisation
  • CSI3350 : Enterprise Security and Governance
  • CSI3351 : Cyber Security and Incident Detection and Response

Year 3 – Trimester 2

  • *CSG3101 : Applied Project (double credit unit)
  • Elective units (2) – To be Advised

Pre-requisite(s) for specific unit(s)

  • *CSG2344 Project Methods and Professionalism is required for CSG3101 Applied Project


ECU Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security)

Students will receive a Bachelor Science (Cyber Security) degree from Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia

Professional Recognition

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) has accredited this course.

Employment Opportunities

This course prepares students for careers in the field of cyber security, including areas such as network security, computer forensics, information warfare and wireless security.


Cyber Security Analyst, Cyber Security Officer, Technical IT Security Officer, Network Security Engineer, Digital Forensic Practitioner (Acquisition and Analysis), Information Security Auditor, Information Security Analyst, Security Consultant, Software Auditor.

Pathway Options into this degree

Students who have previously completed the Diploma of Science (Computing/IT) at ACBT or a comparable Diploma from another recognised institution may be eligible for advanced standing, which would reduce the total number of units required to complete this degree. To see if you are eligible for advanced standing, please contact us.

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