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Approx. 18 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Identify the career development and path of a Cybersecurity professional from entry-level to CISO

  • Define and describe the role and function of a CISO in planning for cybersecurity

  • Identify the development of a cybersecurity governance program and the role the CISO would play in it

  • Discuss the strategic responsibilities of the CISO in overseeing an organization’s cybersecurity program

Skills you will gain

Cyber-Security RegulationCybersecurity StaffingRisk ManagementContingency PlanCybersecurity Governance
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 18 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Introduction to The Culminating Project (Capstone Course)

2 hours to complete
2 readings
2 readings
Developing the Cybersecurity Program15m
Computer Gaming Technologies (CGT, Inc.)2h
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Case Project Assignment 1 of 5

3 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Specification10m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Case Project Assignment 2 of 5

3 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Specification10m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Case Project Assignment 3 of 5

3 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Specification10m

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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