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What you will learn

  • Describe the threats to data from information communication technology (ICT)

  • Identify the issues and practices associated with managing network security

  • Identify the practices, tools, and methodologies associated with assessing network security

  • Describe the components of an effective network security program

Skills you will gain

Wireless SecurityIntrusion Detection SystemFirewall (Computing)Computer Network
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Beginner Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

11 minutes to complete

Welcome to the course Managing Network Security (Course 3)

11 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 1 min), 1 reading
1 reading
Managing Network Security10m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Introduction to Networking (Module 3.1)

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 64 min)
8 videos
What is a network?56s
How networks communicate10m
Introduction to Network Protocols9m
TCP/IP and Ethernet Network Protocols15m
Securing Internet Services and the Web - Part 114m
Securing Internet Services and the Web - Part 212m
Introduction to Networking46s
7 practice exercises
What is a network?5m
How networks communicate5m
Introduction to Network Protocols5m
TCP/IP and Ethernet Network Protocols5m
Securing Internet Services and the Web - Part 15m
Securing Internet Services and the Web - Part 25m
Introduction to Networking20m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Cybersecurity Technology Administration (Module 3.2)

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 59 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
7 videos
Firewall Administration – Firewall Selection9m
Firewall Administration – Firewall Configuration10m
IDPS Administration12m
VPN Administration9m
Cryptography and Network Security14m
Cybersecurity Technology Administration1m
1 reading
Firewalls10m
6 practice exercises
Firewall Administration – Firewall Selection5m
Firewall Administration – Firewall Configuration5m
IDPS Administration5m
VPN Administration5m
Cryptography and Network Security8m
Cybersecurity Technology Administration20m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Wireless and Cloud Networks (Module 3.3)

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 54 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
7 videos
What is a Wireless Network?11m
Wireless Standards and Protocols15m
What is Cloud networking and computing?8m
Cloud networking and cybersecurity9m
Additional Wireless Network Standards and Technologies7m
Wrap up for Wireless and Cloud Networks54s
1 reading
Wireless Protocols10m
6 practice exercises
What is a Wireless Network?6m
Wireless Standards and Protocols6m
What is Cloud networking and computing?8m
Cloud networking and cybersecurity6m
Additional Wireless Network Standards and Technologies6m
Wireless and Cloud Networks20m

About the Managing Cybersecurity Specialization

This specialization is intended for those learners that: - would preferably have an undergraduate (bachelors) degree, or is a currently enrolled student - are interested in the area of IT and cybersecurity and how it relates to business decisions - is currently employed or seeking employment and needs to understand issues and best practices around Cybersecurity - may be a IT or Cybersecurity professional or technician - may be interested in Cybersecurity and unsure of how to approach a career in it...
Managing Cybersecurity

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