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Unit of Study ISYS6004 Computer Forensics (2024)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

conduct digital investigations that are based on the accepted professional investigative process: identification, preservation, examination, analysis and reporting.

evaluate, choose and utilise appropriate tools to gather and analyse forensic data from a variety of sources.

assess and describe the results of a computer, network and/or data forensic analysis for audiences of both technical and managerial background.

interpret and appropriately apply the laws and procedures associated with identifying, acquiring, examining and presenting digital evidence.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Assessment
Proposal35%
Project50%
Short written response15%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Assessment
Proposal35%
Project50%
Short written response15%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Assessment
Proposal35%
Project50%
Short written response15%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (weekly)
Assessment
Proposal35%
Project50%
Short written response15%

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