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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
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Starting at $995.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0
3.6

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 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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384822
Fee:
$995.00
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Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 3, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 01, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris
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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:30PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Jack Chang
384821
Fee:
$995.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 5, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Eighth Edition by Shon Harris
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Mar 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed Apr 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed Apr 13, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed Apr 20, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed Apr 27, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed May 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed May 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed May 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed May 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Discussion
Wed Jun 1, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206

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