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

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745 reviews

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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Oct 11, 2021

Very interesting topic which many people dont pay attention.

By Monica G

Feb 2, 2021

It is an excellent course, I have loved doing it. Thank you!

By Benjamin E M A O B

Dec 12, 2020

a stepping stone to achieving greater opportunities in life.

By Kibwiika E

Sep 5, 2020

it has been a great course that widens security on user side

By Josefina G G

Apr 17, 2018

Very good course. I have learned a lot and enjoy the videos.

By Shreyas R

Apr 17, 2021

Great course to learn user interface security and usability

By Chris " M

Jul 14, 2019

Excellent course, one of the best I have taken on Coursera!

By Kamal S

Aug 25, 2018

Learn so many things thank coursera given me this opportune

By Sherif A E

Nov 7, 2016

amazing course and i would recommend it for others for sure

By 竞 米

Oct 4, 2016

this course helped me to understand designing and usability

By Chathushka

Dec 22, 2020

Good course. I learn new things for my personal interests.

By Harsh B

Jun 28, 2019

A must read for cybersecurity practitioner and beginners.


Jul 30, 2019

Great course and the structure of the course is amazing.

By Sayonsom C

Jul 23, 2017

Excellent course, great design and build-up of contents.

By Marwan A

Feb 24, 2017

Well organized. Material is well presented and relevant.

By Eric Y

Aug 8, 2016

Great insight about security and security system design.

By Damilola Y O

May 22, 2021

Was really Inspiring and enlarged my horizon.

Thank You.

By Alba S d l C

Nov 7, 2020

Es muy equilibrado en cuanto al aspecto teoría-práctica

By Rodolfo S

Nov 15, 2019

Easy to understand, and very useful introductory class.

By Muhammad F

Feb 24, 2019

Wonderful introduction to best possible usable security

By Lee Y W P

Mar 31, 2021

Well presented and the materials are good. Enjoyed it

By Christian C

Feb 8, 2021

course was very helpful and easy to learn from thanks.

By Subhankar B

May 28, 2017

Excellent course. Learned a lot about usable security.

By Augustinas J

Aug 29, 2020

Very practical and fun to learn. I learned very much!

By Md. A A

Dec 19, 2019

Very good interactive introductory course on security