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SCY2111 Intrusion Detection Systems
Credit Points: 15

The unit will outline the principles underlying applications of electronic security technology for the protection of assets of an organisation. As the techniques and devices available become more sophisticated, so the need for law enforcement agencies and security professionals to have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of security technology principles and practices increases. This unit develops an understanding of the principles and applications of technology used in security systems. It will include the scientific foundation for security technology in barrier detection, open ground detection, and intruder detection systems.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
E73Bachelor of Science (Security and Justice Studies)
U77Bachelor of Science (Security Management)
K96Bachelor of Science (Security Management)
E72Bachelor of Science (Security)
Y06Bachelor of Science (Security)
MISECSecurity Minor
MAAAAFSecurity Management Major
MAAADTSecurity Science Major
MASECTSecurity Technology Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010