Course DescriptionThis course addresses security architecture and design by considering case studies. In addition, the course will survey computer security frameworks, controls and objectives, and standards and pronouncements. Methods of threat risk assessment (TRA) will be reviewed, with particular emphasis on social and human factor engineering, hacker profiling, and risk management. Security policies and procedures, enforcement, and monitoring will also be covered. Students will apply what they learn in scenario-based exercises and projects.
Sample Course Outline
Knowledge of TCP/IP is recommended.
Students must have a Windows or Linux computer operating system; the Apple (Mac) operating system is not supported by this course.
Brampton Location: City of Brampton City Hall, West Tower, 51 George Street South (Room: WT-2A)
- Computer Security and Digital Forensics : Required Courses
- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) : Electives (select 2)