Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

307644 (v.1) Security Technology 101


Department of Applied Physics



Contact Hours:

** The tuition pattern below provides details of the types of classes and their duration. This is to be used as a guide only. For more precise information please check your unit outline. **


1 x 2 Hours Weekly


1 x 2 Hours Weekly


Introduction to security technology concepts. Security technology terms and definitions. Core elements of the security model. Key issues in security technology at the local, national and international level. Security technology and ethics. Security technology organisations and clients. Role of science and technology in security. Relationship between technological and non-technological factors and security. Recent applications and developments of science and technology in the field of security. Field trips, group work, case studies and student seminar presentations.
** To ensure that the most up-to-date information about unit references, texts and outcomes appears, they will be provided in your unit outline prior to commencement. **

Field of Education:

099905 Security Services

Funding Cluster:

05 - Behavioural Science, Social Studies

SOLT (Online) Definitions*:

*Extent to which this unit or thesis utilises online information

Result Type:



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