Network Security

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: COCP 1212 Networking Fundamentals, COCP 1209 Workstation Operating Systems

Co-Requisite: none

In this course, students learn general security concepts including authentication methods, cryptography basics, and how to recognize how to safeguard against common network attacks. Students will learn to create secure communications for remote access, e-mail, the Internet, directory and file transfer, and wireless communications. In addition, students will develop an appreciation for and plan for the implementation of physical security and disaster recovery.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none