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Week
1

Week 1

20 minutes to complete

Foundation - Module 1: Course Information

20 minutes to complete
2 readings
2 readings
Foundation Course Syllabus10m
Foundation Course Information - Textbook , Work Roles10m
2 hours to complete

Foundation Module 2: Cyber-Landscape Careers and Common Attacks

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 5 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
5 readings
Cybersecurity Skills: Protecting Life in the Digital Age One Student at a Time10m
Modern Computing Trends10m
Cyber Seek - Cyberecurity Career Pathways10m
CyberSecurity Threats and Opportunities10m
Cyber 101 - NIST10m
1 practice exercise
Foundation Quiz #120m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Foundation Module 3: Cyber-Threats

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 31 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
1 video
2 readings
Modern Cyber Attack Strategy10m
Major Threat Actors10m
2 practice exercises
Cyber Threats Self Check30m
Foundation Quiz #210m
2 hours to complete

Foundation Module 4: Malware and Spamming

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 23 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Video: Malware and Exploits8m
Video: Malicious Software8m
2 readings
Bots and Botnets10m
Malware - Cyberattack Techniques and Types10m
1 practice exercise
Foundation Quiz #310m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Foundation Module 5 - WiFi and Advanced Threats

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 9 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
WiFi Vulnerabilities and Attacks10m
DDoS and Advanced Threats10m
1 practice exercise
Foundation Quiz #410m
1 hour to complete

Foundation Module 6 - Network Security Models

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 4 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Video: Network Security Models II57s
2 readings
Network Security Models10m
Compliance and Security10m
1 practice exercise
Foundation Quiz #530m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Foundation Module 7 - Cloud and Data Center Security

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 27 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Video: Cloud Security II10m
Video: Data Center Security6m
2 readings
Cloud Security10m
Data Center Security10m
1 practice exercise
Foundation Quiz #620m
2 hours to complete

Foundation Module 8 - Best Practice and Principles

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 17 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Video: Network Security Devices II8m
3 readings
Network Security Technologies I10m
Network Security Technologies II10m
Password Strength Tester10m
1 practice exercise
Foundation Quiz #710m

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