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Data Privacy Management, Short Course

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  • 42 days
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Lead a successful data privacy program and deliver strategic value within your organisation. Develop the capability to mitigate data risk and become a thought leader in consumer protection and trust with this Data Privacy Management course from RMIT University.
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Why Data Privacy Management

Data privacy is becoming business-critical for companies balancing data-driven decisions alongside global regulations and the ethical handling of consumer data. Co-created with leading industry partners Lander & Rogers and Palo Alto Networks, this Data Privacy Management course from RMIT University will equip you with the skills to establish, lead, and measure a data privacy program within your organisation.

What you'll learn

  • Understand the data privacy landscape and challenges facing Australian businesses 
  • Consider and articulate the data supply chain of your business to support decision making 
  • Explore the strategic value of having a proactive and transparent data privacy management program 
  • Develop an understanding of privacy regulation and ethical constraints in an Australian context 
  • Develop an understanding of the data lifecycle, and different types of data  
  • Consider key components of a data privacy management program and apply to an organisational context 
  • Review best practice recommendations for the implementation and ongoing assessment of a privacy program 
  •  Navigate data privacy management implications of emerging technologies 

How it works

This course is designed for mid-senior managers and specialists who've had exposure to data privacy and are looking to upskill. By the end of this course, you’ll walk away with a step-by-step playbook containing tools and templates for implementing a data privacy program. Your data playbook will contain the following tools and templates:
  • Data patterns catalogue 
  • Organisation privacy matrix 
  • Moral value map 
  • Notifiable data breach scheme response requirements 
  • Data feature threat-risk-benefit chart 
  • NIST risk assessment framework 
  • Data activity matrix 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 days
    • Intensity 6 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      6 weeks, 6-7 hours per week. 

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to the data privacy 
  • Understanding obligations
  • Analysing risk 
  • Ongoing compliance and evaluation 
  • Navigating the future

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Prerequisites: None

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1600 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1600 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National

    1600 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1600 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
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