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

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572 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....

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Jun 21, 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 30, 2020

hi there,FIrst of all i'd like to thank our instructor , Jennifer Golbeck, for the hard working and the amazing way of teaching . I really love the course, thanks you very much and keep it up *-^ .

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By Sherif A E F

Nov 08, 2016

amazing course and i would recommend it for others for sure

By jm33_m0

Oct 04, 2016

this course helped me to understand designing and usability

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 08, 2016

Great insight about security and security system design.

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 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

By Atta u h

Nov 27, 2018

really helpful for improving my skills and techniques

By Robert Q

Jun 02, 2020

great course, easy to understand, love the lecturers

By Zia M

May 28, 2020

I had massive learning and amazing expertise gained.

By Sonia P

May 21, 2018

Nice course with nice references and great exemples.

By Josivaldo d F

Jun 28, 2020

Fantastic!!! Higher-than-expected teaching quality.

By Srisurya S B T

Sep 29, 2018

The course was absolutely well tailored to learn!!!

By Rishabh R

Jul 07, 2019

Awesome Course loved it... Instructor is great too

By Qazi F

Sep 08, 2018

Excellent Course , too much helpful in my studies.

By luis

Oct 09, 2017

Very nice and complete information. Thanks a lot!!

By matt

May 30, 2018

very straight forward course, easy to comprehend.

By Vijay K

Mar 15, 2018

Great course! Had an amazing learning experience.


Jan 17, 2018

I hope it will be best course that i've ever seen

By Sanjnah

Jun 17, 2016

Great course with enriching materials to support.