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Cyber Forensics (ICT248)

School School of Engineering and Information Technology
Credit Points 4
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TMA-internal
SGP1: TMB-internal
Teaching Timetables MURDOCH S1
Description Principles of cyber forensics: identification and recovery of digital evidence from computers. This evidence is used in examinations by law enforcement and other investigative bodies, legal and accounting professions, and information managers. Focus: vulnerabilities of information management systems; identification, recovery, analysis and presentation of digital evidence; and trends in cyber forensics. Introduction to the processes of basic evidence identification, recovery and analysis through forensic examination project. Students analyse a cyber crime and report on the evidence.
Contact time Lectures/workshops: 3 hours per week.
Prerequisites Nil.
Exclusions Students who completed ICT228 Special Topics in Information Technology: Cyber-Forensics may not enrol in this unit for credit.
Previously ICT248 - Cyber Forensics
Appears in these Courses/Majors
Cyber Forensics, Information Security and Management (BSc) [Pre-2014 students plus admission offshore in 2014]
Information Technology Management (BITMan) [Pre-2014 students only]
Appears in these Minors Cyber Forensics
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

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ICT248 Mr Richard Boddington
Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2801
e: R.Boddington@murdoch.edu.au
o: 1.008, Science and Computing

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2801
e: R.Boddington@murdoch.edu.au
o: 1.008, Science and Computing

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ICT248

Mr Richard Boddington
Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2801
e: R.Boddington@murdoch.edu.au
o: 1.008, Science and Computing
ICT248

KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal
MURDOCH: S1-external
MURDOCH: S1-internal
SGP1: TMB-internal
Mr Richard Boddington
Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2801
e: R.Boddington@murdoch.edu.au
o: 1.008, Science and Computing
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