Cybersecurity

cybersecurityComputer Hardware, Networking, & Cybersecurity (26635)
CISCO Academy Overview-PDF
Full year, two periods, two credits
Grades 9-12
Prerequisite(s): None

This introduction to Computer Hardware, Networking, and Security introduces students to the rapidly growing field of Cybersecurity in an environment of global computer networks. Students will discuss Cyber Ethics; the legal aspects of Cybersecurity; how to identify and analyze Cybersecurity threats; system vulnerabilities and risks; and how to develop system procedures and strategies to prevent potential Cybersecurity attacks. Students will learn to build their own computer networks, analyze them for vulnerabilities, and secure them from attack.

Contact Information
Ms. Mamatha Raghunath
mamatha.raghunath@apsva.us
703-228-5771