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Cybersecurity I


Cybersecurity I prepares students for a career in network administration and technical support with a focus on cybersecurity. The course includes a series of technical subjects that provide hands-on knowledge and skills in computer hardware, operating systems, networking, and security concepts. Industry-based curricula are utilized in a networked environment to assist in preparing students for industry recognized certifications.


Students go through intricate problem solving exercises that mimic the technical challenges of the real world. The program targets students preparing for careers in cybersecurity and information and communications technology. Activities in this course include work-based learning that connects students to industry and the local community. Cybersecurity I has been UC a-g approved to meet the elective (“g” – Mathematics – Computer Science) requirement.



Pre-requisites: Algebra I and recommendation from course instructor or one year of experience in usage of any operating system.


Length: One year