School of Technology Short Programs

Cyber Security

  • Course Start Date

    September 1, 2020

  • Course Type

    Campus OR Online

  • Duration:

    40 hours

  • Language:


01. Program Curriculum

Guide to the Program

The Cyber Security program is designed to give students detailed expertise of today’s security concerns and countermeasures. As e-commerce, global trade, and digital communication channels continue to expand, the risks of cyber theft and attacks also increase. Our students will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to positively contribute to the world’s societies and economies. Such requisite personal and professional knowledge and competencies include but is not limited to multidisciplinary knowledge, theoretical and applied skills, critical-thinking skills and high ethical standards.

In addition to developing foundational knowledge, students will explore pressing ethical issues in today’s cybersecurity world. Students will learn how to use guiding ethical principles to not make decisions and create comprehensive risk reduction strategies aligning with business objectives. Students will learn the body of technologies, processes, and practices designed to protect networks, computers, and data from attack, damage, and unauthorized access. Students will be able to spot vulnerabilities within a system, identify attacks and immediately respond to emergencies.

02. The Brief

Guide to the Program


  • Introduction to Cyber Security, Insight to the World of Security Theory
  • Fundamentals of Cyber Security I & II
  • Exposure to IT Security Policies & Procedures
  • Learning the Law of Data Security, understanding Ethics in Computing
  • Driving Cyber Security Change: A Cultural Aspect
  • Understanding IT Project Management, experience in Team-Based Training & Communication
  • Understanding Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Exploring Network and Systems Security
  • Critical Security Controls: Plan & Implement
  • Exposure to Critical Infrastructures
  • Understanding Health Care Security Essentials
  • Understanding Secure Software Design, learning how to defend Web Applications
  • Learning about Operating Systems Security
  • Driving Incident Response & Disaster Recovery
  • Risk Management and exposure to Cloud Security Fundamentals
  • Security Strategic Planning & Leadership
  • Understanding Security Audit and Compliance Testing
  • Introduction to Malware Analysis: Hands-on & Technical
  • Malware Reverse Engineering
  • Intrusion Detection and Digital Forensics, Applied Digital Forensic Investigation
  • Hacker Tools & Techniques, Completing Physical Penetration Testing
  • Essentials of Automating Information Security with Python
  • Lethal Threat Hunting & Techniques, Compliance Training & Securing the Human


  • Application form
  • Background knowledge in security

03. Book Now

Guide to the Program