ITE533 Cyber Security Management (8)

This subject helps prepare students for the Certified Information Systems Management Certification (CISM), which is an international industry certification developed by ISACA. Students in this subject will investigate how to establish and maintain an information security governance framework along with the supporting processes to ensure that an organisation's information security strategy is aligned with its goals and objectives.

Subject Outlines
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Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: ITE533. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Only available to students enrolled in IT Masters relevant courses

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to create and maintain an information security strategy that aligns with organisational goals and objectives;
  • be able to establish, monitor and report on a set of security metrics that are appropriate to an organisation's business mission;
  • be able to formulate a framework to enable an organisation to classify its information assets;
  • be able to analyse and evaluate appropriate risk treatment options as part of a risk management program;
  • be able to identify, define and manage requirements for internal and external resources to execute the information security program; and
  • be able to create and maintain an incident response plan to ensure an effective and timely response to information security incidents.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Information security governance
  • Information security strategy
  • Security requirements
  • Risk management and compliance
  • Security policies
  • Asset classification models
  • Program development and management
  • Security incident management


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.