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Faculty of Applied Science & Technology

Honours Bachelor of Applied Information Sciences (Information Systems Security)

Gain real-world information systems security experience.

For the Fall 2020 semester, this program will be delivered entirely through remote learning. View delivery modes for all programs.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

CODE TITLE CREDITS
Semester 1    
INFO10111 Systems Loss Prevention Methodologies 3
PROG12974 Intro to Programming 6
MATH14998 Computer Math 1 4
TELE16048 Intro to Communication Networks 3
SYST18713 Intro to Unix Operating Systems 3
ENGL17889GD Composition and Rhetoric 3
Total:   22
     
Semester 2    
INFO16529 Security Threats and Risk Assessment 3
PROG23199 Object-Oriented Programming 1 4
MATH24178 Computer Math 2 4
DBAS14444 Structured Database Modelling 3
  Breadth Elective 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   20
     
Semester 3    
PROG36859 Object-Oriented Programming 2 6
MATH26367 Statistical Methods 3
PROG20025 Algorithm Development and Data Structures 4
DBAS17370 Database Implementations and Management 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   19
     
Semester 4    
INFO37721 Information Systems Forensics and Investigation 3
PROG43431  Multi-Tier Programming 4
SYST27198 CPU Architecture & Assembly Programming Language 4
TELE29599 Internetworking 3
  Breadth Elective 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   20
     
Semester 5    
INFO39207 Adv. Info. Systems Forensics & Elec. Discovery 3
SYST45713 Software Engineering 4
TELE30004 Network & Distributed Systems Security 3
SYST44288 Operating Systems Design & UNIX Systems Prog. 4
DBAS35738 Database Security 4
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   21
     
Semester 6    
INFO33921 Intro to Cryptology 4
PROG38263 Secure Software Development 4
INFO30004 Information Systems Security Auditing 4
INFO40025 Information Age Ethics 3
INFO46206 Information Systems Intrusion Detection & Prevention 3
  Breadth Elective 3
COWT10023 
Cooperative Education Forum
 
Total:   21
     
28 Weeks Paid Internship
 
     
Semester 7    
INFO43921 Malicious Code: Design and Defense 4
MATH36206  Advanced Cryptology 4
SYST44998 Wireless Security 3
INFO36206  ISS Graduation Project (Phase 1) 3
  Breadth Elective 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   20
     
Semester 8    
INFO47721 Computer Security 4
INFO40051 Advanced Topics in Information Security 3
INFO49402 ISS Graduation Project (Phase 2) 6
INFO40587 Ethical Hacking 4
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   20

Note: Courses subject to change. Please contact your faculty office to obtain your program map.


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