Cybersecurity Systems Technology I Course No. 8628
Cybersecurity Systems Technology II Course No. 8629
Offered at the Advanced Career Education (ACE) Center at Highland Springs
2 years – 6 credits
State Course Title: Cybersecurity Systems Technology I, Cybersecurity Systems Technology II . Click links for detailed pdf descriptions.
Cybersecurity Systems Technology I. Students enter the world of computer networking and learn to troubleshoot networks and networking devices, using system tools and diagnostic software. They develop skills in computer networking, resource sharing, and associated security risks. In addition, students explore the relationships between internal and external computer components.
Cybersecurity Systems Technology II. This advanced course provides students with training in procedures for optimizing and troubleshooting concepts for computer systems, subsystems, and networks. Students explore the following:
• Basic network design and connectivity
• Network documentation
• Network limitations and weaknesses
• Network security, standards, and protocols
Students will gain a basic understanding of emerging technologies including unified communications, mobile, cloud, and virtualization technologies. The course prepares students for postsecondary education and training and a successful career in information technology. Upon successful completion of the course, students may qualify to take CompTIA’s A+ and Network+ certification exams.
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