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Emerging Issues in Financial Crime - ACCG877

Recent high profile cases have illustrated that globalisation and the changing nature of technology is accelerating the challenges presented by financial and cyber crime. This unit is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the many facets of financial and cyber crime and an understanding of the importance of cyber security for business and the community. The unit allows awareness of fraudulent behaviour associated with specific emerging global issues, problems, threats and opportunities relating to globalisation, e-commerce, privacy and multiple jurisdictions. Students embark on a research process that identifies and selects recent case studies that provide insight into a range of emerging sophisticated and innovative cyber methodologies utilised by fraudsters. The unit also includes an introduction to relevant research methods.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

S1 External - Session 1, External (On campus sessions: none)

Staff Contact(s): Accounting and Corporate Governance staff

(4cp in ACCG or ACST or BUS or ECON or MKTG units at 600 level) or admission to MCyberSec Prerequisite Information


Unit Designation(s):


Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance

Faculty of Business and Economics

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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