Open to grades 9-12
This course teaches the core concepts needed to asses, and protect information security systems. It will provide an overview of the technical background required to provide solutions to many cyber security problems. Topics covered includes: binary/hex number systems. Operating system concepts, file systems, OSI model, network topologies and protocols. The material will be presented in the context of cyber security solutions and the need to fill a workforce shortage.
Somerset High School
This course is a 10 unit semester course. Students are required to complete additional Google Classroom Assignments during the semester.