2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    
    May 22, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)

Computing and Information Technology: Cyber Security-Digital Forensics, CA


CODE: CITCSDF-CT     |     TOTAL CREDITS: 33     |     FINANCIAL AID ELIGIBILITY: Eligible



GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program are located at www.csn.edu/gainful-employment.


DESCRIPTION

Upon successful completion of this certificate program, students will have the skills necessary to investigate computer crime. It includes instruction in PC troubleshooting and repair, Microsoft operating systems and networking as well as specialized training in digital forensics, and digital crime investigation.


COMPUTATION & HUMAN RELATIONS COMPONENTS

  • Computation: CIT 129
  • Human Relations: CIT 263

ACADEMIC MAP

CSN CA Computing and Information Technology: Cyber Security - Digital Forensics Map    


 

Student Learning Outcomes


  1. Identify and collect digital evidence from numerous sources.
  2. Preserve digital evidence as it was being collected.
  3. Examine and analyze digital evidence.
  4. Report findings of a digital investigation.
  5. Explain the post-investigative processes of a digital investigation.
  6. Describe the legal and ethical standards used in digital forensic investigation.

General Education Requirements


TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS: 3


 

Major Requirements


TOTAL MAJOR REQUIREMENTS CREDITS: 30


Grades of D+, D, and D- in the major requirements (occupational) area in a Certificate of Achievement program will not count toward graduation requirements.