About this course
Today’s digital world isn’t as easy as putting a lock on the file cabinet. Data leakage is possible even if you take every precaution with your online accounts. This module enables you to protect digital data confidentially as it is stored on computer systems and transmitted using the internet. Computer literacy is important as it opens up more job opportunities, helps in staying up-to-date.It is a cheap way to communicate and enhances professionalism. It also helps in better and convenient record keeping.
What you’ll learn
Acquire the computer networking knowledge as well as the existing connectivity technologies and the required infrastructure which comprises the key steps involved in the communication process.
Motivate the need for network security practices in organizational units.
Provide students with basic knowledge on various concepts of classical computer and network security paradigms.
Build foundations to assess contemporary security policies and security mechanisms within organizations and illustrate the balance of the managerial and technical aspects of network security.
Figure the area of computer networks in terms of connectivity, mobility and the role of metrics, with emphasis on the range of communication protocols utilized.