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Mobile Forensics Basic Skills XFSC 3010

Forensics Microcredentials Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

​This course will introduce students to forensic issues related to preserving and analyzing mobile devices. Students will learn about mobile technology and its implementations in today's environment. The course will introduce the students to the legal aspects of working with mobile devices, the various types of information available to the examiner and will present an overview of modern mobile acquisition and analysis tools.​ This course may be eligible for students to receive funding through the StrongerBC Future Skills Grant at www.bcit.ca/financial-aid/strongerbc-future-skills-grant. Students register themselves into the course, then apply for the StrongerBC Future Skills Grant to cover payment, if eligible.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

1.0

Domestic fees

$311.52

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below is one offering of XFSC 3010 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 91074

Duration

Wed Mar 13 - Wed Apr 10 (5 weeks)

  • 5 weeks
  • CRN 91074
  • Domestic fees $311.52
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 13 - Apr 10 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ilia Lvovski

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$311.52

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Students will have access to this course via learning hub on the first day of class. This offering is an online, asynchronous format. You do not have to sign in at a particular time or a particular day. However, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams.
Status

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of XFSC 3010 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 68890

Duration

Wed Jul 10 - Wed Aug 07 (5 weeks)

  • 5 weeks
  • CRN 68890
  • Domestic fees $311.52
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 10 - Aug 07 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ilia Lvovski

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$311.52

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Students will have access to this course via learning hub on the first day of class. This offering is an online, asynchronous format. You do not have to sign in at a particular time or a particular day. However, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams.
Status

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Apply sound mobile device seizure procedures.
  • Conduct in-depth cell phone analysis of iOS and Android systems.
  • Perform mobile extraction and data analysis using forensic software.
  • Identify cloud issues: techniques and approaches for accessing cloud data and artifacts.
  • Perform technical documentation: Taking notes, creating and submitting a full forensic report describing all the steps taken during the analysis​.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2023

Related Programs

Mobile Forensics Basic Skills (XFSC 3010) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Foundational Digital Forensics Skills
    Microcredential Part-time

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