Module 26265 (2016)
Module description - Introduction to Computer Security
The Module Description is a strict subset of the Syllabus Page.
|Module Title||Introduction to Computer Security|
|School||School of Computer Science|
|Member of Staff||Tom Chothia|
|Semester||Semester 2 - 10 credits|
Two one-hour lectures per week for eleven weeks. Plus eleven two-hour weekly lab sessions.
The module will introduce a range of topics in computer security, including attacks, vulnerabilities and defences. Both theory and practice are covered.
On successful completion of this module, the student should be able to:
Sessional: 1.5 hr examination (80%), continuous assessment (20%).
Supplementary (where allowed): By 1.5 hr examination only (100%).