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.


In this course, you will become familiar with some timely, scientifically or techically demanding topic in the area of information security.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 11.01.2023 - 05.04.2023

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Tuomas Aura

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    The topics, teachers and timing may change from year to year. Information about the arrangements will be published on the web pages before the beginning of the course.


Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

    16 Peace and Justice Strong Institutions


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Visiting researchers and professionals from the university and IT industry. The contents of this course vary.

    Teaching Period:

    2020-2021 Autumn I-II

    ,Spring III-V

    2021-2022 Autumn I-II

    ,Spring III-V

    Course Homepage:

    Registration for Courses: In the academic year 2021-2022, registration for courses will take place on Sisu ( instead of WebOodi.