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017: Cyber Security Essentials (CIT)

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  • Term
    Fall 2021
  • Course Number
    017
  • Course Credits
    4
  • Campus
    Mission College
  • Description
    Prerequisite: CIT 021 The Cybersecurity Essentials course develops foundational understanding of cybersecurity and how it relates to information and network security. This course explores the importance of cybersecurity, data confidentiality, and best practices for using the internet and social media safely. This course introduces students to characteristics of cybercrime, security principles, technologies, and procedures to defend networks. Through interactive, multimedia content, lab activities, and multi-industry case studies, students build technical and professional skills to pursue careers in cybersecurity.
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  • Course Registration Number
    71970
  • Section ID
    CIT-017-0
  • Faculty
    Mandar Pandit
  • Seats Available
    31
  • Total Seats
    35
  • Course Dates
    AUG-28-2021 TO DEC-18-2021 | AUG-28-2021 TO DEC-18-2021
  • Section Notes
    NOTE: This course is fully online without required scheduled meetings. Students complete required coursework at their convenience, while meeting instructor established deadlines. ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** Prerequisite: CIT 021The Cybersecurity Essentials course develops foundational understanding of cybersecurity and how it relates to information and network security. This course explores the importance of cybersecurity, data confidentiality, and best practices for using the internet and social media safely. This course introduces students to characteristics of cybercrime, security principles, technologies, and procedures to defend networks. Through interactive, multimedia content, lab activities, and multi-industry case studies, students build technical and professional skills to pursue careers in cybersecurity.