Introduction to Cyber Security Course

Makerere University, College of Computing and Information Sciences


With billions of devices now online, new threats 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. You’ll also earn a Networking Academy badge for completing this course. No prerequisites required.

Course Details


Introduction to Cybersecurity (English - 2.11)

26 Oct 2020 - 29 Apr 2021

Sebulime Stuart McCarthy, Nalubega Barbara, ROBERT TUHAISE, Charles Halonda-Funa

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