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
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 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Vincent LeVeque
381537
Fee:
$995.00
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Still accepting enrollments
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Notes
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: September 27, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 25, 2021
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
Available
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Instructor: Jack Chang
381538
Fee:
$995.00
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Location: Online
Still accepting enrollments
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Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: September 28, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 05, 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
Online
Wed Sep 22, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Sep 29, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Oct 6, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Oct 13, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Oct 20, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Oct 27, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Nov 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Nov 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Nov 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Online
Wed Nov 24, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:30PM PT
Future Offering (Opens November 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Jack Chang
383353
Fee:
$995.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 11, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 2022
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
Discussion
Wed Jan 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Jan 12, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Jan 19, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Jan 26, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Feb 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Feb 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Feb 16, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Feb 23, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Mar 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Wed Mar 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202

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