What is a Microcredential?
Microcredentials are certifications of assessed competency in high-demand skillsets and knowledge areas that are industry-recognised and can be achieved in shorter timeframes than other AQF award qualifications. Aligned with the individual units of our MBA+ program, a Microcredential from AIM demonstrates the high standard of learning you have achieved and bolsters your career outcomes. On successful completion, share your Microcredential on LinkedIn and other digital platforms to display your growing professional value to current and future employers.
Your Microcredential can stand alone as an independent credential or be used as recognition towards an ABS postgraduate qualification.
Progress online through theory study over 7 weeks guided by learning experts
Test and demonstrate your understanding of curriculum with online facilitator-marked assessments
Complete your study and gain a highly recognised and respected credential
Leverage your Microcredential with current and future employers to demonstrate your skills and commitment to development
Is this Microcredential right for you?
This Microcredential is for people seeking a thorough, working understanding of Cyber Security needs with cloud-based technology to ensure effective, risk-mitigated business operations.
You can study this Microcredential as a standalone course or stack it together with other related Microcredentials to build towards ABS postgraduate qualifications, such as:
- Master of Business Administration
Learn it. Earn it. Share it.
Upon successfully completing the Microcredential in Cyber Security and the Cloud, you will be awarded with a digital certificate to recognise your high standard of learning and commitment to professional development. You can print your certificate or share it digitally, such as on LinkedIn or your personal resume, to demonstrate your ability to your peers and current or future employers
Online Study - 7 weeks
This Microcredential is delivered fully online and students receive support from expert facilitators in the form of feedback to drive progress.
Our state-of-the-art online learning management system, myABS, offers a community approach to self-directed study and provides students with the opportunity to share their experiences, ideas, and questions through features such as live chat forums and integrated social media platforms.
Designed to accommodate the schedule of full-time working professionals, this Microcredential is highly accessible and provides a guided experience for students.
There are three assessment tasks for this Microcredential.
|Assessment Task||Due Date||Length||% of Overall Grade Period|
|Report: Advice on the Cloud||Week 3||2500 words||35%|
|Report: Improving Cyber Security||Week 7||3500 words||50%|
|Ongoing but completed by Week 7||10 multiple choice questions per topic||15%|