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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

IR
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!

DG
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 Sean Y

Sep 10, 2017

Very well thought out and designed. Clear messages and examples. I enjoyed it.

By Azameti Y C

Oct 21, 2020

I love this course

It is very good for our daily lives as we surf the internet

By Truong T T

Sep 14, 2020

Very useful course. Taught me a new approach to design, not only in CyberSec.

By Ismail A O

Feb 19, 2020

Excellent course on presenting the trade-offs between security and usability!

By Neelakandan A

Nov 1, 2019

This course is very nice and interesting subject and I get lot of information

By Fahad Y A F

May 11, 2016

very helpful course , and it is help us to improve our knowledge and skills .

By Tunde A A

Aug 23, 2017

Well delivered course. I really learnt a lot about designing a secure system

By Elikplim D

Nov 19, 2020

I love the simplicity of the course and the exams at each end of the class.

By Vinay M

Aug 3, 2019

its been very helpful and theoritically detailed.Overall good for beginners

By Zilu T

May 8, 2016

Thank you! I have learned a lot through the course, in a fun and easy way.

By Saruni M

Dec 1, 2020

It covers every aspect of usable security in the field of cyber security.

By ISSAM N

Mar 30, 2020

Thank you a lot, for your great effort with us, we appreciate that a lot.

By AMIT S

Aug 18, 2020

Helps to understand the basic concepts of security design and principles

By Kamran S

Aug 19, 2018

A good and fruitful course, a very balance lecture by a quality lecturer

By Arjun S

Sep 22, 2020

Excellent course! Definitely learnt a lot of new things in this course.

By Anand R

Mar 25, 2020

Excellent contents of the course and top class knowledge of the Tutor!

By Christodoulou P

Nov 1, 2019

Very interesting!! How interactive people... Opens a new prospective..

By Akash K S

Jun 22, 2019

Well Explained with Live Examples, Activities and Experimental Videos.

By Степанков Д В

Nov 1, 2017

Really shakes my understanding of different aspects of security in HCI

By Maiquel A G R

Feb 6, 2020

Great Course! I learn a lot about usability in security environments.

By Rotimi A

Nov 21, 2017

It was very interesting and didn't require me to re-watch the videos.

By renuka k

Sep 2, 2020

I have learnt about security in various aspects. Thank you Professor

By Aaron T

Apr 30, 2020

I think the course content was well organized and clearly delivered.

By olubisi I o

Sep 18, 2018

It is an interesting course and I employ people to go for the course

By Gomon S

Sep 2, 2018

Nice course. Now I can think about system from the user perspective.