Cybersecurity - C4001

Cybersecurity

Graduate certificate

The Graduate Certificate of Cybersecurity prepares you for work in the cybersecurity industry at an entry level, providing you with the fundamental knowledge, information and skills in cybersecurity and blockchain. This new course will provide you with the opportunity to upskill or implement a career change, as well as providing a pathway to further study in the Master of Cybersecurity.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Clayton: Full time & part time
Duration
0.5 years (full time), 1 year (part time)
Start date
First Semester (February), Second Semester (July)
Qualification
Graduate Certificate of Cybersecurity
Course Handbook

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Qualifications

An Australian bachelor degree, with at least a 60% average (or equivalent) in a discipline relating to an IT, Engineering or Science degree with completed studies in programming and computer architecture or equivalent qualification approved by the faculty.

English requirements

Level A
IELTS (Academic): 6.5 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 and Speaking 6.0 Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 Overall score, with minimum scores: Listening 50, Reading 50, Speaking 50 and Writing 50TOEFL Internet-based test: 79 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18 and Writing 21 Equivalent approved English test

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code C4001.

Apply

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code C4001.

Apply

Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

Full fee

Total fee for this 24 credit point (6 month full-time) course.

A$17,650

The equivalent fee for a 48 credit point (12 month full-time) course would be A$35,300

Fee assistance

As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.

Fee information specific to this course

The Commonwealth Government has allocated Commonwealth Supported Places for this course for the 2021 calendar year only.

Only full fee places will be offered from 2022.

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.