Course Description

Ever wonder what it’s like to be a hacker? Or think about who is trying to steal your passwords while you’re shopping online using the free Wi-Fi at your local coffee shop? Can someone be watching your personal, private information? Can anything be kept “secret” online? We depend more and more on the technologies we interact with every day. This creates the need for increased system and network security measures. And, it means we all need to know more about how to protect valuable and vulnerable information. This course introduces you to the tools, technologies, and methods needed to protect online information and addresses how these issues are impacting safety and rights on a global and personal level. Learn what exciting career possibilities await you in the new and high-demand field of cybersecurity.

Units

Unit 1: Basics of Cybersecurity

Unit 2: Cybersecurity Threats

Unit 3: Cyber Attacks

Unit 4: Law and Ethics

Unit 5: Computers and Operating Systems

Unit 6: Networking Fundamentals

Unit 7: Network and Application Security

Unit 8: Access Control

Unit 9: Protecting Data

Unit 10: Incident Response, Investigations and Cyber Forensics

Unit 11: Cybersecurity careers

Unit 12: Cyber Safety

Course Dates

August 20th - December 9th, 2018

Each course will run for a duration of 16 weeks

Prerequisites

None

Credits

1.0 High School Credit

Enrollment

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