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Cyber Ops (CCNA)

International Close Date: 6 weeks before start date

Gain an understanding of tools and techniques to create, implement, monitor and detect cyber-attacks.

This course analyses and explores the operation of network protocols and services under various types of attack. You’ll learn how to implement monitoring tools and methods for preventing access to computer networks, hosts and data.

Fees for 2020

Domestic costs
$900 - $940 per year
Indicative Student Services Fee
$320
Valid To
December 31, 2020

NCEA Level 2

If you have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), Ara will assess your qualification for academic entry equivalency.

In accordance with Cisco contractual agreements, applicants for this course must be employed at an institute that is a registered Cisco Academy.

Still want to study but don't meet the Academic Requirements?

If you show that you have equivalent skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, you may be able to gain alternative entry.

What if English is not my first Language?

If English is not the applicant's first language, applicants will need to provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.

  • Applicants who do not have evidence of English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, may contact Ara for an assessment.
  • Note: IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.
  • Students who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are not required to provide evidence of English language skills.

Overall IELTS 6.0 Academic

  • 5.5 Listening
  • 5.5 Reading
  • 5.5 Writing
  • 5.5 Speaking

Funding assistance

If you face unexpected financial hardship during your studies, we have several funds that you can apply for. These are designed to enable you to continue your current course of study. We also have a wide range of scholarships and awards that can provide financial assistance.

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Computer Networking Instructors Certificate (CCNA CyberOps)

FULL-TIME - 19 Weeks

Gain an understanding of tools and techniques to create, implement, monitor and detect cyber-attacks.

Information
Type Other
Code G21120
May be available for Study Visa? Yes
International application close date 6 weeks before start date
Credits 15
Level 6
May be eligible for Fees Free? Yes
Reference G21120-STRU

Fees for 2020

Domestic costs
$900 - $940 per year
Indicative Student Services Fee
$320
Valid To
December 31, 2020
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Additional Entry Requirements

In accordance with Cisco contractual agreements, applicants for this course must be employed at an institute that is a registered Cisco Academy.

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Credit Recognition

If you have work experience in this area, or a relevant prior qualification, you may be eligible for credit recognition towards this qualification.

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