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Course Syllabus


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This course is designed to help you learn how company’s security infrastructure works and how to build, evaluate and improve the company’s defenses.

Course Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

*Describe the current enterprise security landscape *Define the Assume Compromise approach *Practice Red team versus Blue team exercises *Develop organizational security preparation, processes, and responses

Course Components

This course is composed of the following elements:

  • Content/Topics – text-based content, graphics, references and notes.
  • Videos/Demos – explain concepts and key areas of learning, as well as the application of deep learning concepts.
  • Review Questions – are located at the end of each section and will check your general understanding of the key concepts. They are for learning purposes only and are not graded and do not count towards your final course grade.
  • Digital Certificate – these are awarded upon meeting all the course requirements for completion and achieving the required pass grade.
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