Genius Armoury offers a range of courses to help introduce people to cyber security, exploring some of the fundamentals of coding, threats and exploits, networking and more. The version for High Schools includes two hours of video, plus exercises and knowledge check quizzes, so you should allow up to three hours to complete. Upon completion, and if you achieve a high enough score in the knowledge checks, you can download a completion certificate.
This program has been developed as part of the Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series. It is free for Victorian government schools, funded by the Department of Education.
Genius Armoury Cyber Security Modules is available through the following program types. Select a program type to view more information.
Asynchronous (Self Delivery)
The three modules target students in Year 7-10 (also open to VCE students) and take up to three hours to complete. The modules include videos, quizzes and a vocabulary glossary. Below is a brief overview of each module:
Module 1: Careers and roles; key cybersecurity principles and frameworks
Module 2: Cybercrime; threat actors; malware
Module 3: Security fundamentals: cryptography, networks, privacy
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