IFS - Curriculum

Curriculum planStudents that started after September 2019 will have two co-op work terms: 
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Students that started before September 2019 will have two co-op work terms: 
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Semester 1 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR100 Introduction to Security - 4
DCN150

Computer Fundamentals
New in Fall 2019

For students who enter level 1 of the program in Fall 2019 and later

- 4
OPS105 OS-Unix - 4
OPS110 OS-Windows - 4
ENG106 Writing Strategies - 3
Semester 2 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR200 Basic Cryptography - 4
SRT211 Secure Scripting
Previously known as SRT311
For students who enter level 1 of the program in Fall 2019 and later
  4
DCN230 Protocol and Standards - 4
SRT210 Infrastructure Administration   4
BTC240 Communications in Organizations - 3
Semester 3 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR320

Endpoint Security

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take SPR300

  4
RIS330

Data Services and Management

Previously known as RIS320
- 4
DCN330 Building Networks - 4
OPS300 Enterprise Infrastructure and Security    4
LSP400 Presentation Skills - 3
Semester 4 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR400

Introduction to Digital Forensics and Incident Response Distribution

For students who entered before Fall 2019, they will take SPR401

- 4
SRT411 Digital Data Analysis - 4
RIS430

Vulnerability and Threat Analysis

For students who entered before Fall 2019, they will take RIS420.

- 4
RIS440

Network Security

For students who enter before Fall 2019, the will take DCN430

- 4
BTC440 Business and Technical Writing - 3
BTR491 Investigative Research Project

Required for students who entered before Fall 2019

- 3
Semester 5 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR500 Defenses - 4
SRT521

Advanced Data Analysis

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take SRT511

- 3
RIS502

Penetration Testing

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take RIS520

- 4
SRT551

Privacy & Confidentiality

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take PRJ505

- 3
LSOXXX Liberal Studies Option - 3
Semester 6 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR600 Detection - 4
SRT621

Advanced Scripting

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take SRT611

- 3
DPIXXX Professional Option - 4
REA605 Research Methodologies - 4
WTP200 Work Term Preparation - 2
LSOXXX Liberal Studies Option - 3
Summer Work Term Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
IFS771 Work Integrated Learning - work term - 0
Semester 7 - Fall Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SPR700

Digital Forensics and Incident Response Distribution: Investigation

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take SRT711

- 3
DPIXXX Professional Option - 4
SRT751

Ethics & Law

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take SRT710

- 3
REA705 Capstone Research Project - 4
LSOXXX Liberal Studies Option - 3
Winter Work Term Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
IFS772 Work Integrated Learning - work term - 0
Semester 8 Subject Name   Hrs/Wk
SRT811

Risk Management

For students who enter before Fall 2019 have to take SRT810

- 3
SPR800 Security Audits - 3
DPIXXX Professional Option - 4
REA820 Capstone Project Implementation - 4
LSOXXX Liberal Studies Option - 3