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Courses at Luleå university of technology

Information Security

7.5 Credits, Course, bachelor's level, A0004N
This course will give students the ability to understand and articulate principles in the multidisciplinary field of Information Security.

This course will be narrowly focused on just the Information Security field, which is related to Computer Science (CS).  This course will give a wide introduction to the multidisciplinary area of CS Information Security.

Some of the objectives covered are Network Security, Threats, Vulnerabilities, Application Security, Data Security, Host Security, Access Control, Identity Management, Cryptography, Compliance and Operational Security.

The course will also give an overview of standards in this area, and different fields of research.


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The course syllabus includes a description of the course and literature to be used. Within ten weeks before the course starts, a current course syllabus is published.

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Martin Lundgren

Martin Lundgren,

Organisation: Information systems
Phone: +46 (0)920 493990