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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
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Beginner Level
Approx. 11 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Module 13: Assessing Risk & Future Options

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 24 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
4 videos
L31 Risk Analysis8m
L32 Reversion4m
L33 Conundrum7m
4 readings
More Risk Methodologies (Optional Video)10m
More Cyber Threat to Infrastructure (Optional Video)10m
Limits of Quantum Computing (Optional)10m
Solving the Cyber Conundrum (Optional Video)10m
3 practice exercises
L31 Challenge Questions30m
L32 Challenge Questions30m
L33 Challenge Questions30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Module 14: Responding to Cyber Attack

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 13 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
L37 Military6m
3 readings
Cyber Incident Response (Optional Video)10m
DHS NPPD (Optional)10m
Cyber Weapon (Optional Video)10m
3 practice exercises
L34 Challenge Questions30m
L37 Challenge Questions30m
Exam 730m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Module 15: Escaping the Cyber Trap

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 18 min), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
L36 Surveillance5m
L38 Mitigation6m
5 readings
Estimating the Cost of Cybercrime (Optional)10m
More on Cybercrime (Optional Video)10m
NSA Surveillance Leaks (Optional)10m
Cybercrime Law Symposium (Optional Video)10m
Cyber Risk & Crisis Management (Optional Video)10m
3 practice exercises
L35 Challenge Questions30m
L36 Challenge Questions30m
L38 Challenge Questions30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Module 16: Cyber Profession & Career

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 9 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
2 videos
L40 Profession5m
2 readings
Cyber Resilience (Optional Video)10m
Building Cyber Capability (Optional Video)10m
5 practice exercises
L39 Challenge Questions30m
L40 Challenge Questions30m
Exam 830m
Building Cybersecurity Capability30m
Final Exam30m

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