Information Assurance Concentration Programs: Integrating Information Assurance in Existing Computer Science Curricula

Author:
Stephen S. Yau, Zhaoji Chen
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161.04 kB
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01 July 2007
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Information Assurance and Security is a pervasive theme that must be integrated throughout the information technology curriculum. In this paper, the development of three information assurance concentration programs which is to integrate information assurance topics with existing Computer Science Curricula at Arizona State University. Observations and lessons learned from the development process, including how to arrange and schedule the series of information assurance courses, how to improve student involvement, and what kinds of textbooks are most needed in this area are presented.

Information Assurance Concentration Programs: Integrating Information Assurance in Existing Computer Science Curricula