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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CITM 820</span>

CITM 820 Information Systems Security and Privacy

Certificate and Degree Credit
Business Program Area

Prerequisite(s): CITM 301;
Antirequisite(s): CITM 420
Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $684.22* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)
Available through Distance Education

This course considers the technical, operational, and managerial issues of computer and network security in an operational environment. Industry best-practices relating to computer security including schemes for breaking security, and techniques for detecting and preventing security violations are the core focus of this course. This course will also explore the principles of data privacy, threats to privacy, international and national policy, particularly related to privacy-enhancing technologies as they apply to the management of information systems and e-Business.

Note: Standard course outlines for Information Technology Management (CITM) courses are available on the ITM website.

Distance Course Outline (subject to change)

Fall 2017
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Classroom Delivery Option
Tuesday 12 Sep 2017-12 Dec 2017
Distance: Internet/Print6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 11 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/Print 06 May 2017-28 Jul 2017
Classroom Delivery Option
Monday6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 07 May 2018-13 Aug 2018

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