Course: Introduction to Information Security and Protection

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Course title Introduction to Information Security and Protection
Course code USII/KUBOI
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hub Miloslav, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Key concepts Security functions. Autentification. Social engineering. Virus, maliscious code. Risk analysis. Security policy. Introduction to cryptology. Electronic signature. Disaster recovery plan.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Demonstration
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to provide the students with the knowledge of basic terminology and basic issues in the field of information security and protection with accent on the ability to use the acquired knowledge in solving specific tasks.
Students will be aware of the tools for providing basic security roles and will learn to apply these tools suitably. They will be familiar with the issues in information protection, and will be able to decide on the selection of a suitable tool, as well as to support their decision with relevant arguments.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Home assignment evaluation, Didactic test, Systematic monitoring

Assigment is granted upon elaboration of given tasks. Examination is granted upon electronic tests. Details will be presented at the first lecture.
Recommended literature
  • Hub, Miloslav. Bezpečnost a ochrana informací v prostředí internetu. Pardubice: Univerzita Pardubice, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7395-701-8.
  • Stewart J. M.,Tittel E., Chapple M. CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide. Sybex, 2011. ISBN 978-0470944981.
  • Zelenka J., Čapek J., Francek J., Janáková H. Ochrana dat. Kryptologie.. Gaudeamus, Hradec Králové, 2003.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2014) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2014) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2015) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2013) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2013) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2015) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2016) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Economics and Operation in Enterprises (2016) Economy 2 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2014) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Economics and Operation in Enterprises (2013) Economy 2 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2015) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2013) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2015) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2014) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2016) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Economics and Operation in Enterprises (2014) Economy 2 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2015) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2013) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2016) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2015) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2014) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2013) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2014) Economy 3 Winter