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Cybersecurity

Pre-Master Online
4 months
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About

Build and practice essential cybersecurity skills by studying cryptography, software security, network security, and more with this Cybersecurity offered by Coursera in partnership with Arizona State University.

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Overview

Learn the theories, tools, and techniques used to protect and defend information and information systems.

In this Cybersecurity offered by Coursera in partnership with Arizona State University, you will complete a real module from the online Master of Computer Science program that will help you understand the field of Cybersecurity through the lens of computer systems and algorithms.

You will learn to protect and defend information and information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation through protection, detection, and reaction practices.

What you will learn

  • Problems of information assurance (IA) and security and possible solutions to these problems.
  • Design usage of cryptographic protocols for online and offline computing applications.
  • Theories, tools, and techniques to identify, exploit, and mitigate software security vulnerabilities in the network, binary, and web levels.
  • Necessary tools, techniques, and concepts of network security for modern computer networks.
  • Fundamental concepts and principles of distributed systems and the practical skills for developing distributed systems.
  • Countermeasures to attacks to computer systems from miscreants (or hackers) and basic topics of cryptography and network security.

Programme Structure

You will select and complete three courses from the following list:
  • Applied Cryptography
  • Software Security
  • Advanced Computer Network Security
  • Distributed & Multiprocessor OS
  • Advanced Computer System Security
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  • Unlimited Certificates: Earn a certificate for every learning program that you complete at no additional cost

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 4 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Intermediate Level

  • You should have an understanding of the following topics: Information systems, computer networks, algorithms, data structures, computer organization, operation systems, and programming using C or C++ using Linux (Python or Java is useful). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4500 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 4 months.
  • National

    4500 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 4 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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