Current Term Classes - Cyber Security Analysis

Spring 2019

Class registration opens on November 30.

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies may cancel, modify, or make substitutions for any published class or program, may change instructors, and may change the dates and times a class is offered. The information published here and in the catalog is subject to change.  For the most up-to-date and complete information, please use the SIS Class Search.

SEC 3010: Securing the Cyber World
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 14-Apr 30 | Synchronous Sessions Thursdays 7-8:30pm.
Provides a comprehensive overview of essential cyber security concepts.  Addresses the risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the evolving cyber ecosystem.  Students will gain knowledge of fundamental cyber security principles and real world applications and examples.  Provides hands-on experience with realistic security scenarios using a cloud-based mock IT infrastructure.
Angela Orebaugh | 3 UG credits | Required

SEC 3020: Cyber Security Policy, Law, and Ethics
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 14-Apr 30 | *Synchronous Sessions Wednesdays, 7-8:30pm.
Provides overview of cyber security policies, laws, regulations, and ethical considerations that can be used to help protect and improve an organization’s security posture. Explores related topics including ethics, security policy requirements, legal requirements, regulations, compliance, and security policy frameworks. Examines global impact of cyber security policy, law, and ethics through case studies.
Michael Esenwein | 3 UG credits | Required

SEC 3040: Writing and Communication in a Technical Field
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 14-Apr 30 | Synchronous Sessions Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm.  
Focuses on the principles of technical writing and communications, spanning: writing for your audience; researching, attributing and organizing content; drafting content, including incorporating graphics and analogies; designing documents; and editing. Covers a variety of writing formats, including: email, business correspondence, technical reports, proposals, instructions and polices, infographics, social media, oral reports and resumes.
Charlotte Pelliccia | 3 UG credits | Required  

SEC 4020: Mobile Security and Forensics
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 14-Apr 30 | Synchronous Sessions Mondays 6-7:30pm.
Explores mobile device architecture and cyber threats. Examines the security strengths and weaknesses of mobile devices and platforms, as well as corporate mobile security policies and procedures. Topics include mobile device operating system software architecture, mobile application architecture, mobile device and application vulnerability assessment testing, and mobile device forensic analysis.
Steven Simpson | 3 UG credits | Required

*Asynchronous online courses at SCPS can sometimes include synchronous sessions. Instructors can require attendance for these sessions as long as the dates are listed. For synchronous class sessions whose dates are not listed, attendance is strongly encouraged, but not mandatory. These sessions can be recorded for students who are unable to attend.