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Security Architecture & Design

A required course in the Cyber Security Certificate Program.

Course Description

This course will cover principles and benefits of security architecture, trusted systems and computing base, and system and enterprise architecture along with concepts of security models and information security evaluation models (e.g. PCI-DSS). Additional topics include an overview of security capabilities, vulnerabilities, and threats and an introduction to countermeasure and defense in depth.

Prerequisite: I&C SCI X465.00 Introduction to Information Systems Security and I&C SCI X465.01 Secure Systems OR one year of experience with Information Systems Security. See enrollment confirmation for login information.

  • Details
  • $795
  • October 04, 2021 to December 12, 2021
  • Delivery Mode: Online
  • Reg#: 00366
  • ID/Units: I&C SCI X465.02  (3.00)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: FALL 2021


Marc Fruchtbaum, MS, earned his BS and MS degrees in “Cyber & Information Security” from Capitol Technology University, a NSA Center of Excellence. In addition to teaching, he is currently a Cyber Operations SME at KEYW in Maryland. He specializes in content development for DoD Cyber Courseware. In his spare time, as a Second Lieutenant, he serves with the Maryland Defense Force (MDDF) CyberSecurity Unit. He was published in a prominent Security+ lab manual and enjoys participating and coordinating regional Cyber competitions.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

No textbook information is available for this course.

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
START10/04/2021Monday------Online (Access Begins)---
END12/12/2021Sunday------Online (Access Ends)---