Information Security Graduate Certificate Info Session

Event Details

May 30, 2017
11:30 am

Computer Science Building

Room: 151

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Nancy Fontes

Learn about CICS’s Graduate Certificate in Information Security.  Whether your role is directly related to information security or you just want to gain skills in this rapidly growing field, this program offers training in applied information technology security, policy, and risk management. Learn how to protect and preserve corporate, non-profit, government, and educational information assets.

Speaker: Brian Levine, Professor, College of Information and Computer Sciences

Next course, Internet Law & Policy (CICS 597L) will begin on June 5th. This course offers practical legal knowledge needed by computer and security professionals, including an introduction to contracts, relevant laws and regulations regarding fraud and abuse, privacy, intellectual property, subpoenas and NSLs, and employment law.  This class is being taught by Marvin Cable, Esquire, a practicing attorney with experience in various fields of law, including: internet, intellectual property, technology, civil rights, business, and contracts. 

Classes are offered in person and by remote participation