Informatics, Information Security Management - Application Areas, Second Cycle, 10,5 Credits

In order to manage information security it is crucial to be able to handle complex problems in a wide range of application areas. During the course, students are faced with real, practical problems in an organization that they are expected to solve by applying the knowledge and skills acquired in previous courses in the program. Students are also expected to be able to find other appropriate knowledge and apply it if the situation requires this. During the course, students will plan a project to solve the problem, implement the project according to the plan and finally evaluate the project based on given criteria. The course is based on group work in collaboration with external partners.

ECTS Credits

10,5 Credits

Level of education

Second cycle, has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements (A1F)

School

Örebro University School of Business

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: Informatics, Basic Course 30 Credits, 30 Credits at intermediate course level within Informatics and successful completion of at least 15 Credits at advanced course level within Informatics. Alternatively Business Administration, Basic Course, 30 Credits, Business Administration, Intermediate Course, 30 Credits and successful completion of at least 15 Credits at advanced course level within Business Administration. Alternatively 30 Credits within G1N in Computer Science and 45 Credits within G1F in Computer Science.

In addition, the student need to have at least 15 Credits of courses in information security that corresponds to successful completion of at least 15 Credits in the first semester of the Master's Programme in Information Systems - Information Security Management i.e. successful completion of at least 15 Credits of courses: Informatics, Introduction to Information Security, Second, second cycle, 7.5 credits (A1N), Informatics, Regulatory Aspects of Information Security, second cycle, 7.5 credits (A1N), Informatics, Social Aspects of Information Security, second cycle, 7.5 credits (A1N), Informatics, Introduction to IT Security, second cycle, 7.5 credits (A1N). The applicant must also have qualifications corresponding to the course "English 6" or "English B" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School.

Selection: Academic points

Course syllabus

Application code: V2081