The Postgraduate Certificate (PGC) in Information Security programme has a flexible structure, with courses covering both the technical and management aspects of information security.
To be awarded the PGC in Information Security, a student must acquire a minimum of 12 credit units, in which 3 credit units come from the required course and 9 credit units from the elective courses, including at least 3 credit units of courses in Group I. Each course is worth 3 credit units.
This part-time programme can be completed within one year (two courses per semester). The maximum period of study in the programme is 2.5 years.
A typical schedule of study is as follows:
|Semester A||1 required course
1 elective course
|Semester B||2 elective courses|