Introduction to Cybersecurity

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Introduction to Cybersecurity

With billions of devices now online, new theats pop up every second.

Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Whether you’re attracted to the relativity new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course is the answer. It explores cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a way that will matter to YOU. For instance, you’ll learn how to protect your personal privacy online while gaining additional insight on the challenges companies, and governmental and educational institutions face today. No prerequisites required.

Length Icon  Length:  15 Hours

Level Icon  Level:  Beginner

Learning type icon  Learning Type:  Online, Self-Paced

Course Details


Introduction to Cybersecurity (English - 2.10)

01 Apr 2019 - 01 Apr 2020

Jonathan Clayton

The Introduction to Cybersecurity course explores the broad topic of Cybersecurity in a way that matters to you. Learn how to protect personal data and privacy online and in social media, and why more IT and other jobs are requiring Cybersecurity.

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