Fundamentals of Cybersecurity

COM SCI X 420.1
This course combines theoretical security models with practical examples for a comprehensive intro and should benefit auditors, system administrators, or anyone else with a basic understanding of information technology.
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Online
Classroom
Starting at $995.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0 Credits
3.6 CEUs

What you can learn.

  • Understand the role of a security policy and how an organization can manage information security
  • Understand how security relates to risk and the role of risk analysis
  • Understand the strengths and weaknesses of various authentication methods
  • Understand how proper software development can reduce security risks, and describe the types of vulnerabilities poorly written software can experience
  • Understand the importance of hardware security mechanisms in enforcing all other technical security controls
  • Know how the various layers of the network protocol stack contribute to security

About this course:

This course combines theoretical security models with practical state-of-the-art examples for a comprehensive and useful introduction to this field and should benefit auditors, system administrators, or anyone else with a basic understanding of information technology. Topics include security policies, risk analysis, cryptography, and network security. Course material is consistent with relevant portions of the Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) certification exam's Common Body of Knowledge (CBK).

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Irfan Ahmed
367153
Fee:
$995.00
12 days left. Enroll by Apr 1, 2019
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Thursday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
367154
Fee:
$995.00
15 days left. Enroll by Apr 4, 2019
See Details
Notes

No meeting May 27, 2019. One meeting to be arranged.

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 17, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Apr 4, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu Apr 11, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu Apr 18, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu Apr 25, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu May 2, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu May 9, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu May 16, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu May 23, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu May 30, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu Jun 6, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Discussion
Thu Jun 13, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Vincent LeVeque
368385
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: July 1, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 8, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
368386
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: July 1, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 8, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Jun 25, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jul 2, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jul 9, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jul 16, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jul 23, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Jul 30, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Aug 6, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Aug 13, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Aug 20, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212
Discussion
Tue Aug 27, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 212

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