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
Remote Instruction
Classroom
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).

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Vincent LeVeque
374924
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 5, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 03, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Seventh Edition by Shon Harris

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Location: Online
Instructor: Jack Chang
374925
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Eighth Edition by Shon Harris
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Wed Sep 30, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Oct 7, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Oct 14, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Oct 21, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Oct 28, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Nov 4, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Nov 11, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Nov 18, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Nov 25, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online
Online
Wed Dec 2, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:30PM PST
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Vincent LeVeque
376488
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 11, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 09, 2021
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 November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Jack Chang
376489
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 12, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Eighth Edition by Shon Harris
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Computer Lab
Wed Jan 6, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Jan 13, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Jan 20, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Jan 27, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Feb 3, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Feb 10, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Feb 17, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Feb 24, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Mar 3, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Computer Lab
Wed Mar 10, 2021
6:00PM PST - 9:30PM PST
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201

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