INFS6760-L1 Info Tech Security & Assurance    (Fall 2018)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)
Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 2 (08/25/2018 - 10/19/2018)


Time: -

Location: Internet/Online


Seats Available: 6 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is intended to meet the needs of students and professionals who want to specialize in information security and assurance fundamentals. A basic knowledge of computers and networks is required. The course is designed to provide a learning experience to help prepare the student for the challenges of computer security and assurance through hands on exercises, fundamental principles and research oriented papers. The course is designed to help prepare the student for the challenges of network and computer security and to develop methodologies for the control and audit of computerized information systems. Emphasis is on the seven cognitive domain areas as specified in the ISACA Model Curriculum which includes: (1) The Information Systems Assessment, (2) Information Systems Management, Planning, and Organization, (3) Information Systems Technical Infrastructure and Operations, (4) Protection of Information System Assets, (5) Information Systems Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity, (6) Information Systems Acquisition, Development, and Maintenance, and (7) Information Systems Risk Management.

Prerequisite: INFS6490

About The Instructor(s)

Ping Wang, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems
412-397-6456 phone
412-397-6468 fax
Wheatley Center 221