Introduction to Cybersecurity

Subject
Computer Information Systems (CIS)
Course Designator
CIS.185
Academic Dean
Dean of Business and Professional Studies
Last Offered
2021FA
Official Course Description

This course serves as a general introduction for students to acquire a foundation of knowledge and skills with current cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities, and security concepts. Students will develop an in-depth knowledge of systems security, access control, network infrastructure, security assessments, security audits, cryptography and organizational security. Students will implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems. This course is designed to help students prepare for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam. Corequisites: CIS.170

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned CIS.185 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2021 Fall (August-December)1 course section

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
CIS.185.W01R
Synonym
64549
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 30 December 17
RTV
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:25 PM
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
26 of 30
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class will meet remotely at the scheduled times, using Zoom video conferencing software.
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2022 Winter (January-May)1 course section

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
CIS.185.W01
Synonym
65135
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 10 May 6
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
27 of 30
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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