Certificate in Information Security

Preparation for Certified Information Systems Security Professional Examination

Module Code: ITP4943
Duration: 36 hours
Course Fee: $ 6,352
VTC Staff/Student/Alumni: $ 5,400
Member of Supporting Organization: $ 5,400
Early Birds: $ 5,400
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Intended Learning Outcomes

On completion of the module, students are expected to be able to:

  • adopt policies to develop procedures and guidelines for protection and governance of information systems in an organisation;
  • implement information systems to ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability in different products/services;
  • develop response and recovery plans for handling infrastructure failure and security breaches;
  • implement information asset management and network access control for internal and external customers to ensure proper access and safeguard customer information;
  • perform software development, assessment and testing conforming to organisation security standard.

Entry Requirements

  • Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, plus at least one year of relevant work experience, or equivalent; or
  • Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E/Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, plus at least two years of relevant work experience, or equivalent ; or
  • Completion of a QF Level 3 programme that is deemed acceptable to the respective Programme Board plus at least one year of relevant work experience; or
  • Relevant RPL qualification(s) at QF Level 3 or above plus at least one year of relevant work experience AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written; or
  • Other relevant verifiable prior learning plus at least two years of relevant work experience that are deemed appropriate by respective Programme Board AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written.

Award

A Module Certificate is awarded upon completion of the module, i.e. pass the assessment and attend with an attendance rate of not less than 70% of the module.


Note :
This module is one of the three modules of IT524106P Professional Certificate in Information Security