shopping cart
<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CKDF 130</span>

CKDF 130 Digital Forensics Systems


Certificate Credit
Science Program Area


Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $832.01* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)
Available through Distance Education


This course introduces digital forensics notions and techniques. Students will gain a basic understanding and legal awareness of computer security and forensics, techniques used in the evidentiary process, various methodologies intrinsic to computer forensics with emphasis on computer incident response, and IT systems protection. The importance of ethics, understanding rules of evidence, effective communications, key elements of research and seizure relative to privacy legislation will also be discussed. Students will apply what they learn in scenario-based projects.

Note: Knowledge of TCP/IP is recommended.

Students must have a Windows or Linux computer operating system; the Apple (Mac) operating system is not supported by this course.

**This course will run during the Winter break.

Distance Course Outline (subject to change)

Fall 2017
Enrolment for Fall 2017 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet11 Sep 2017 - 09 Dec 2017
Winter 2018
Enrolment for Winter 2018 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet15 Jan 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
Spring/Summer 2018
This term is not yet open for enrolment via the Shopping Cart. Priority enrolment for certificate students for this term begins on February 12, 2018. Regular enrolment begins on February 26, 2018.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet 07 May 2018-28 Jul 2018

Go Back

 

* The standard fee for this course shown, but the fee that you are charged may vary from this. For example, part-time program undergraduate students are charged per their degree program fee table unless they are also registered in a certificate program and are not applying the course credit toward their degree program. Additionally, international students pay an international rate on most courses. Ryerson University also reserves the right to revise fees at any time.
In many cases, non-credit course series are not exempt from GST/HST. In these cases the applicable tax is part of the stated fee, as a "tax included" price, and is so noted.
Please see Course Fees for more information.