Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
The participants to the class will learn essential principles, techniques, tools, and methods for security engineering.
Schedule: 12.01.2021 - 09.04.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Janne Lindqvist
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Janne Lindqvist
Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):
CEFR level (applies in this implementation):
Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
Topics include mobile systems security, usability and psychology, human factors in securing systems, economics, intersection of security and privacy, security protocols, access control, password security, biometrics, and current topics such as surveillance.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
A combination of participation in the first lecture, active participation, assignments, individual exercises, group work, quizzes and examination and course feedback.
Reading material will be recommended during the course and details will be posted on the course web page.
Computer Networks, Information Security, or equivalent skills; basic Unix skills.
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