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Cybersecurity Operations CITX 1187

Computer Information Technology Electronics Course

Course details

The Cybersecurity Operations course provides the fundamental knowledge and skills that are required for a Security Analyst to work in an enterprise's Security Operations Centre (SOC). The skills developed are those that are needed to monitor and detect as well as investigate, analyze and report on security events. The Cybersecurity Operations course will allow students develop knowledge and use tools to protect enterprise network systems, as well as detect existing cybersecurity risks, threats and vulnerabilities in those enterprise systems. Although there are no requirements for Cybersecurity Operations, it is strongly recommended that students have a background in Networking, Linux and Windows prior to taking the course.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

6.0

Cost

$1,217.78

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of CITX 1187 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 86165

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Apr 01 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 86165
  • $1217.78
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Apr 01 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Burnaby
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$1217.78

Important information
  1. No class on Saturday, February 18th (Family Day Weekend). For any inquiries regarding this course, e-mail khoward18@bcit.ca. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current in your myBCIT account.
Status

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe, compare and identify network concepts.
  • Describe the fundamentals of the TCP/IP protocol.
  • Describe network applications and some of the security challenges associated with these applications.
  • Articulate basic cryptography principles.
  • Identify endpoint attacks and interpret log data to identify events in Windows and Linux.
  • Articulate fundamental cybersecurity operations principles.
  • Identify the roles and responsibilities in a Security Operations Center.
  • Provide examples technologies used in cybersecurity operations.
  • Provide examples of the tools used in cybersecurity operations.
  • Provide examples of the regulations and frameworks available for cybersecurity operations.
  • Monitor enterprise systems.
  • Detect vulnerabilities and threats in enterprise systems.
  • Investigate, analyze and respond to security incidents.

Effective as of Winter 2019

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