Information Technology:

Cybersecurity - Legal and Ethical Policies and Procedures

Recognition Of Achievement

Careers in cybersecurity are booming! Not only is there a need for experts who have a thorough understanding of protecting information technology systems, professionals who have a background in cybersecurity legal and ethical issues have enhanced skills in demand. Combine your passion for information technology with the law and enter an exciting cybersecurity career.

More information is available under the Program Description tab.

These courses are part of the Cybersecurity - Legal and Ethical Policies and Procedures Program.

Course Name / Code Expected Availability Select

Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Three (3) Courses

Ethical Hacking and Network Defense
Course Code:
INFO70049
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Legal and Ethical Issues in IT Security
Course Code:
INFO70050
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Security Policies
Course Code:
INFO70048
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

The need for experts with a knowledge of ethics and cybersecurity is rapidly increasing. The recent number of IT security hacks and disruptions are leaving corporations, organizations, and individuals in vulnerable states. The need for cybersecurity professionals have never been higher, and those who understand the legal and ethical implications are even more sought-after.

The Cybersecurity – Legal and Ethical Policy Procedures Certificate will provide the insight and knowledge into:

  • Security policies and procedures and how effective (and ineffective) plans can save (or cave) organizations
  • Ethical hacking and correcting vulnerabilities within information systems
  • Creating defense networks based on industry and trends
  • Relationships that impact legal and ethical issues within an organization
  • Security compliance to protect infrastructures

Get well-versed in the legal and ethical side of cybersecurity and open the door to this lucrative career path today!

For more information, please contact Hayley White at hayley.white@sheridancollege.ca
 

The demand for cybersecurity experts with an expertise in legal issues is high. This remunerative career path can lead to jobs such as:

  • Privacy and Cybersecurity Legal Specialist
  • Lead Security Analyst
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Chief Privacy Officer
  • Cyber Risk Management Associate
  • Data Security and Privacy Consultant
  • Compliance Manager
  • Privacy Program Manager
  • Security Researcher