Diploma in Cybersecurity Policy

This is a practical-oriented program where learners are tasked with developing solutions for a theoretical or real case cybersecurity policy issue with the guidance of a mentor. For example, it could be helping to develop an organization's cybersecurity policy or a governance framework. Past Learners have seen their works evolve into their organization's cybersecurity policy official documents. A project report is required at the end of the program. Has Certificate in Cybersecurity Policy as a prerequisite. Curriculum: Learners will be guided by an instructor to use the knowledge acquired during the Certificate program to undertake a Capstone (a project) which is expected to last 12 weeks. Learners must write an acceptable report at the end of the project.

Course syllabus:

  1. Structure of Information Systems

  2. Information Systems & Networks Vulnerabilities

  3. Foundations of Cybersecurity

  4. SMAC & BYOD Security

  5. Preventing Cyber Intrusions

  6. Evaluating Emerging Cybersecurity Technologies

  7. Ethics in Information Technology

  8. Security Policy Analysis

  9. Security Policy Implementation

  10. Global Cybersecurity Policy & Law

  11. Enterprise Cybersecurity Policy

  12. Exam