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Eastwick College | Evaluated Learning Experience

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Computer Security Theory (C204T)


48 hours (12 weeks).

103 Park Avenue, Nutley NJ 07110

December 2019 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Students will gain a complete, step-by-step approach for learning the computer security. This course maps fully to CompTIA’s latest Security+ SY0-601 Exam objectives. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: review network basic, recognize threatens to computers and networks, analyze and inspect network protection, and deploy system security.


In this course students will learn to identify the fundamental concepts of computer security. Essential knowledge in security concepts for computers, networks, and internet, and security infrastructure, standards and protocols are examined. Students also learn how to protect wired and wireless network from different attacks. Students will examine the security for various internet applications: such as emails, instant messaging, and web browsing.  The course includes policy and management for security and risk. Outside preparation includes reviewing notes, answering chapter exercises, studying for exams, writing a report, and assigned reading. Prerequisite: Basic Electronics Theory ET101T, Basic Electronics Laboratory ET101L.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate / associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Networking Technology, Networking, Computer Science, or System Administrator (5/22). NOTE: This course was previously evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE). To view credit recommendations previously established, visit the ACE National Guide.