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NETW 170: Network Security Fundamentals

-Completion of NETW 124 or NETW 167 with a grade of C or better:
-Placement at college level English OR
-Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099/101
-Placement at college level reading

The goal of this course is to provide a comprehensive overview of the network security for System Administrators, Network Administrators, and IT professionals who implement, manage and troubleshoot existing network and server environments. These skills cover an understanding of general security concepts, communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography and operational & organizational security. This course will help prepare for the CompTIA’s "Security+" certification exam. 3 credit hours