Schedule of Classes




2022 Fall: August 17 - December 20

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
COP 610 Foundations of Cyber Operations (6)
Prerequisite: DCL 600T. Gain the foundational information security knowledge and skills needed to work in cyber operations, including security first principles, access control, and layered defense. Apply risk analysis of information and information systems, integrate cryptographic techniques for protecting information, and crack codes through the use of cryptanalysis.
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80233 9040 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Parsons, Matthew J Syllabus Course Materials
COP 610 Foundations of Cyber Operations (6)
Prerequisite: DCL 600T. Gain the foundational information security knowledge and skills needed to work in cyber operations, including security first principles, access control, and layered defense. Apply risk analysis of information and information systems, integrate cryptographic techniques for protecting information, and crack codes through the use of cryptanalysis.
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80260 9041 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Guan, Xiaobin Syllabus Course Materials
COP 610 Foundations of Cyber Operations (6)
Prerequisite: DCL 600T. Gain the foundational information security knowledge and skills needed to work in cyber operations, including security first principles, access control, and layered defense. Apply risk analysis of information and information systems, integrate cryptographic techniques for protecting information, and crack codes through the use of cryptanalysis.
85375 4521 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 T 6:00P-9:00P Open Fort Meade (Hybrid)
Faculty: Robertson, James A Syllabus Course Materials
COP 620 Cybersecurity Defense (6)
Prerequisite: COP 610. Master the application of defense-in-depth architecture in system design, and counteract threats and vulnerabilities in networks, devices, operating systems, data management systems, and applications. Identify cloud and virtualization security issues and respond to them using their countermeasures. Apply intrusion, cyber defense, and attack detection techniques in a laboratory.
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80242 9040 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Brown, Matthew L Syllabus Course Materials
COP 630 Cyber Law and Digital Forensics (6)
Prerequisite: COP 620. Explore U.S. and international laws governing cyber operations and digital evidence. Design a cyber-offense campaign that complies with U.S laws, and apply digital forensics tools and techniques for network, media, and RAM of common operating systems and devices in a virtual environment.
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80243 9040 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Evatt, Donald R Syllabus Course Materials
COP 630 Cyber Law and Digital Forensics (6)
Prerequisite: COP 620. Explore U.S. and international laws governing cyber operations and digital evidence. Design a cyber-offense campaign that complies with U.S laws, and apply digital forensics tools and techniques for network, media, and RAM of common operating systems and devices in a virtual environment.
85381 4341 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Th 6:00P-9:00P Open Natl Bus Park 3rd Flr (Hybrid
Faculty: Rustvold, Derek W Syllabus Course Materials
COP 630 Cyber Law and Digital Forensics (6)
Prerequisite: COP 620. Explore U.S. and international laws governing cyber operations and digital evidence. Design a cyber-offense campaign that complies with U.S laws, and apply digital forensics tools and techniques for network, media, and RAM of common operating systems and devices in a virtual environment.
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87058 9041 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Shawbaki, Walid S Syllabus Course Materials
COP 640 Secure Software (6)
Prerequisite: COP 630. Master secure design and operation principles by examining classes of well-known defects that lead to security vulnerabilities, and utilize both static and dynamic analysis tools to find those vulnerabilities. Apply secure design principles in a virtual environment.
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80244 9040 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Coy, Brandin S Syllabus Course Materials
COP 640 Secure Software (6)
Prerequisite: COP 630. Master secure design and operation principles by examining classes of well-known defects that lead to security vulnerabilities, and utilize both static and dynamic analysis tools to find those vulnerabilities. Apply secure design principles in a virtual environment.
85382 4531 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 W 6:00P-9:00P Open Fort Meade (Hybrid)
Faculty: Ismail, Mohammad T Syllabus Course Materials
COP 670 Capstone in Cyber Offense (6)
Prerequisite: COP 640. Assume the role of a cyber warrior. Apply reverse engineering techniques to analyze malware and system software, and implement cyber-offense techniques in a laboratory to penetrate and infect a system that lacks cyber defenses.
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80245 9040 05 Oct 2022-20 Dec 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Cohen, Jason C Syllabus Course Materials
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