• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

In this course, students conduct a literature review in Information Security and other relevant bodies of research to identify a proposed solution to the business problem. Using this literature review, they present support for the selection of the proposed solution and identify criteria to be used in assessing its feasibility.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, the student should know or be able to:

  1. To develop an understanding of the underlying concepts of academic research
  2. To apply these research concepts to the modifications required for dissertation deliverables
  3. To work on the Chapter 2 of the dissertation proposal (a.k.a., the Literature Review)

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.