Course: IS 435. Business Data Networks and Cybersecurity (3)
Prerequisites: Grade of “C” or higher in IS 312; a grade of “C” or higher in BUS 302; a grade of “CR” in BUS 302L; Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE) score of 8 or higher. An introduction to digital data networks and cybersecurity in a business environment. Topics include telecommunications standards and protocols, local and wide area networks, wireless networks, the Internet, and the technologies and processes of information security management. By completing a variety of hands-on assignments and projects, students will learn to apply conceptual knowledge to practice in understanding, configuring, managing, and securing business data networks.