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From 19 Oct 2020
Cyber Security Operations (Cisco CCNA)
Develop skills, knowledge and understanding focused on how cyber security professionals respond to a cyberattack.
13 hours per week
Introduction to CyberOps
Week 1 covers:
The art of warfare
Week 2 covers:
The differences between Operating Systems and Security Onion
Week 3 covers:
You don’t fight a battle on just one front
Week 4 covers:
Gathering data: maybe this is the art of war?
Week 5 covers:
Cryptography and decryption
Week 6 covers:
Monitoring the attacker
Week 7 covers:
Responding to an incident
Week 8 covers:
Reflecting on your learning so far
Week 9 covers:
The CyberOps assessment
Week 10 covers:
Preparing your assessment
Week 11 covers:
Submitting your assessment
Week 12 covers:
Once you’ve successfully completed the microcredential, you’ll receive your university credit from The Open University.
You’ll have permanent access to the Cisco NetAcad platform and all learning resources and software associated with the microcredential.
The Open University (OU) is the largest academic institution in the UK and a world leader in flexible distance learning, with a mission to be open to people, places, methods and ideas.
- LocationMilton Keynes, UK
- World rankingTop 510Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020