Level 3 Diploma in Cyber Security Management and Operations (QUALIFI)

Duration: 6 Months

STARTING FROM

16 Jan ,2023

Introduction:

The qualification has been created to develop those learners who are looking to choose, or already have chosen, a career in a business-related sector. It is designed to provide a career path for learners who wish to develop their core capabilities within the cyber security sector.

The outcome of the Diploma, which is a recognized UK qualification, is for learners to develop the skills required by organizations globally.

This diploma is about ‘cyber security as a holistic discipline. It examines both ‘cyber’ and ‘security’ domains which relate to IT security. It is therefore in most parts a non-technical qualification that looks at both cyber-technical and cyber-physical security threats, risks, responses and risk treatments. The core aim is to prepare administrators and executives to manage and operate generic, non-technical cyber security activities within a business, third sector or government organization.

Outcomes:

Learners studying for the Level 3 Diploma will be expected to develop the following skills during the programme of study:
  • the ability to read and use appropriate literature with a full understanding;
  • the ability to think independently and solve problems
  • applying subject knowledge and understanding to address familiar and unfamiliar problems
  • recognizing the moral and ethical issues of business practice and research; appreciating the need for ethical standards and professional codes of conduct
  • an appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of business and service provision
  • capacity to give a clear and accurate account of a subject, in a mature way and engage in debate and dialogue both with specialists and non-specialists
  • transferable skills and knowledge which will enable individuals to meet changing environments and risks
  • motivate individuals to progress to further professional development through future study or as part of their chosen career.

Curriculum:

Mandatory Units Level Credit TQT GLH
Threat and Risk: Expecting the Unexpected 3 10 100 60
Network Architecture: Communications and Protocols 3 10 100 60
Mobile Device and Data Risks 3 10 100 60
Investigations and Incident Response 3 10 100 60
Solutions: Future-Proofing your Business 3 10 100 60
EU GDPR and Data Security 3 10 100 60
Mandatory Units Level Credit TQT GLH
Incident Response, Investigations and Forensics 4 20 200 120
Security Strategy: Laws, Policies and Implementation 4 20 200 120
Elective Units Level Credit TQT GLH
Cyber Security Threats and Risk: Banking and Finance 4 20 200 120
Cyber Wars 4 20 200 120

Benefits:

The QUALIFI Level 3 Diploma in Cyber Security Management and Operations aims to give learners the opportunity to:
  • develop the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success in employment
  • progress to a related Level 4 professional qualification including the QUALIFI Level 4 Cyber Security Diploma
  • undertake specialist study relevant to individual vocations and environments in which learners are currently working, or in which learners are aiming to work within the business sector
  • develop their ability to contribute positively to cyber security good practice in the business environment through effective use and combination of the knowledge and skills gained in the qualifications
  • develop skills and techniques, personal qualities and attributes essential for successful performance in working life and thereby enabling learners to make an immediate contribution to employment.

Requirements:

  1. Learner must have completed grade 10 (16years over)
  2. IT/computer proficiency (will require any IT-related courses or diplomas done and will also be assessed at enrolment)
  3. English proficiency (will require any English-related courses or diplomas done and will also be assessed at enrolment)

Mode of Classes:

Classes Mode City

On Campus

Lahore

Online

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