This course provides students with the principles of data and technology that frame and define cybersecurity. Students will gain insight into the importance of cybersecurity and the integral role of cybersecurity professionals. The interactive, self-guided format will provide a dynamic learning experience where users can explore foundational cybersecurity principles, security architecture, risk management, attacks, incidents, and emerging IT and IS technologies.
The Cybersecurity Systems Operator Fundamentals Course builds upon the Cybersecurity Fundamentals course and will focus students on wireless technologies and best practices in industrial and manufacturing settings. Students will be able to distinguish between different wireless networks deployments and components used in industrial vertical markets. The course will present wireless networks from a communications protocols up approach, identify physical components that comprise secure Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial IoT architectures, and radio frequency considerations. Other topic areas of focus are securing, monitoring, maintaining, and troubleshooting wireless networks. Students will be evaluated using knowledge-based assessments at end of each module.