2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    May 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CSEC 110B - Introduction to Digital Forensics

Credits: 3
Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Campus/Sites Offered: North Las Vegas, Online
Offering Note: No additional information available.

This course is an introduction course to digital forensics. This course is used to explain and allow learners to understand the process for conducting a digital investigation through

  1. Awareness (knowledge of a potential issue or crime),
  2. Identifying sources of Digital Evidence,
  3. Collecting and preserving Digital Evidence,
  4. Describing how to examine and interpret Digital Evidence,
  5. Describing how to analyze Digital Evidence,
  6. Reading Digital Investigation Report examples, and
  7. Explaining Post-Investigative Processes.

This course also describes ethics when conducting Digital Investigations as well as exploring Risk Mitigation/Governance for companies. Lastly the course explores the legal authorities used in processes for both civil and criminal investigations.

Course was previously offered as CF 119B.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the process for conducting a digital forensics investigation.
  2. Describe ethics when conducting Digital Forensic Investigations.
  3. Describe Risk Mitigation and/or Governance for companies.
  4. Describe legal authority processes for digital forensics investigations.

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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