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Basic information

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  • Application period: 4.12. - 31.12.2019
  • Date: 22.1. - 29.05.2020
  • Scope: 5 cr
  • Location: Leppävaara
  • Price: 75 €

Study unit includes 5 modules:

  1. Orientation, Cybersecurity Framework used in studies
  2. Protecting information
  3. Protecting against Human Threats
  4. Protecting IT-systems and networks
  5. Hot topics & summary

Study unit includes contact and virtual studies & assignment, guest lectures and workshops and virtual learning.

Study unit's learning outcomes

Student

  • knows key principles of information and cyber security
  • knows basics for information and cyber security demands, best practices and can apply those
  • can access and manage information and cyber security risks
  • can create guidelines and policies for information and cyber security

Learning material

Prerequisites

Student must have enough knowledge about fundamentals of security and risk management. For example courses Business Continuity or Business security and risk management fundamentals offer a good basis.

Evaluation

Evaluation is based on points from assignments and exams (max 100 points).

Grading is between 0 - 5.

Schedule

Classes are held at Leppävaara campus:

Wed 22.1.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 241)
Thu 23.1.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 238)
Mon 10.2.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 245)
Tue 11.2.2020 09:15–11:45 (room 241)
Wed 4.3.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 241)
Thu 5.3.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 238)
Thu 26.3.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 241 and auditorium Tuomo)
Tue 7.4.2020 09:15–11:45 (room 241)
Thu 9.4.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 238)
Tue 5.5.2020 09:15–11:45 (room 241)
Thu 7.5.2020 12:45–15:15 (room 238)

Changes to the schedule are possible.

Additional information

Optima forum is used in communication. Tutoring is available in Optima.

All materials are in English.

There are 5 seats for open UAS students.

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