CSC301 – Computer Security I
3 Credit Hours
Instructor: Dr. Richard Epstein, Professor of Computer Science
Other Supplemental Materials
Students use the ACM and IEEE Computer Society digital libraries which contain the articles in our coursepack. These articles come from IEEE Security and Privacy, IEEE Computer and the Communications of the ACM.
brief description of the content of the course (catalog description)
An introduction to computer security and the ethical underpinnings of security. The basic objectives of creating a secure system, attack methods, and defenses are discussed.
prerequisites or co-requisites
Prerequisite: CSC240 Computer Science III.
indicate whether a required, elective, or selected elective course in the program
specific outcomes of instruction
explicitly indicate which of the student outcomes listed in Criterion 3 or any other
outcomes are addressed by the course.
Course addresses Student Outcomes (d), (e) and (g).