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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Usable Security by University of Maryland, College Park

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About the Course

This course focuses on how to design and build secure systems with a human-centric focus. We will look at basic principles of human-computer interaction, and apply these insights to the design of secure systems with the goal of developing security measures that respect human performance and their goals within a system....

Top reviews

Jun 20, 2016

I like how in depth this gets. it explains it very well an in ways for people who are starting off in this field to get a basic understanding in exactly what we are learning. very well put together!

Jun 28, 2016

Despite not being very fond of areas such as human-computer interaction, I found this course to be well-presented and useful. Definitely a necessity for anyone planning on building secure software.

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By Kumar ( S

Nov 26, 2017

Course is excelle with Practical scenarios

By Trifanov E

Sep 7, 2017

Useful course about concepts of usability.

By Marta

May 20, 2017

It was very interesting course! Thank you.

By nicholas c

Aug 12, 2016

This course and the Professor are awesome.


Jun 20, 2017

Dr. Jen Golbeck is an amazing instructor.

By Akingbemisilu T H

Jun 14, 2016

I really learned so much from this course

By Kayode O

Aug 29, 2020

The course is basic and well explanatory

By Vikram S

Aug 15, 2017

Excellent course!! I have learnt a lot.

By Nick M

Jan 21, 2017

I loved the idea of Security by Design.

By Ana J H

Oct 5, 2016

I love this course, I have learn a lot!

By Anish B

May 23, 2019

One of the best courses I have been on

By Antoine B

Jan 11, 2018

I really enjoyed the class. Thank you.


Apr 3, 2017

Very interesting course, good material

By Alirio M

Jan 26, 2017

Great course. I recomend for everyone.

By Kavinesh M

Jul 15, 2021

Good Beginning and able to understand


Jun 25, 2021

v​ery simple to understand the topycs

By Muhammad'N L A

Nov 9, 2020

Very easy way of imparting knowledge

By Luis C

Sep 13, 2020

Extremely useful content on security

By Avani V

Aug 1, 2020

Excellent course. Got to learn a lot


Nov 28, 2017

It was very insightful. Thanks Prof.

By Francos G S A

Feb 5, 2021

learned new concepts and techniques


Jun 3, 2020

perfect usable content and delivery

By Diaa A

Dec 6, 2019

Good course to start Cyber-security

By Hesham I M

Aug 28, 2018

It was perfect and enjoyable course

By Abdelrhman M A M

Sep 24, 2017

thank you for this useful course .