CS4394 - Information Security and Management

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Computer Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2020/21
Semester A 2021/22 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course provides an overview of the concepts and technologies, management and legal issues for the protection of data during processing, storage and transmission. It is important that information security requirements be understood at the organizational level; appropriate information security policy be derived; cost-effective information security solution be planned and deployed; and evidence to auditors be provided on how well an organization has performed when required.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
For a student to pass the course, at least 30% of the maximum mark for the examination must be obtained.
Detailed Course Information


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