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2024 Summer: May 8 - August 13

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CMST 315 Game Design I (3)
A hands-on, project-based introduction to 3D video game design and programming fundamentals. The aim is to use an industry-standard 3D game engine to create a game from concept to final product.  Topics include 3D game engines, 3D game design, gameplay mechanics, sound effects, C# programming, project management, 3D physics and user interface design. 
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52344 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Shaffer, Lucas L Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 320 Illustration Graphics (3)
A hands-on, project-based introduction to illustration graphics using Adobe Illustrator. The goal is to apply fundamental concepts of vector image composition to create professional digital media for delivery across multiple platforms, including print, web, and video following ethical principles and legal guidelines. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers Bezier curves, shading, depth, paths, drawing tools, vector versus raster images, and color theory.
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50449 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Raser, Kristopher L Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 320 Illustration Graphics (3)
A hands-on, project-based introduction to illustration graphics using Adobe Illustrator. The goal is to apply fundamental concepts of vector image composition to create professional digital media for delivery across multiple platforms, including print, web, and video following ethical principles and legal guidelines. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers Bezier curves, shading, depth, paths, drawing tools, vector versus raster images, and color theory.
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51376 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Clark, Christopher T Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 320 Illustration Graphics (3)
A hands-on, project-based introduction to illustration graphics using Adobe Illustrator. The goal is to apply fundamental concepts of vector image composition to create professional digital media for delivery across multiple platforms, including print, web, and video following ethical principles and legal guidelines. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers Bezier curves, shading, depth, paths, drawing tools, vector versus raster images, and color theory.
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51952 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Fernandez, Alberto Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 325 Image Editing (3)
An introduction to digital image editing using Adobe Photoshop. The aim is to identify established digital image editing tools, techniques, and best practices; create new images; and edit existing images. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers fundamental concepts and practical techniques, as well as ethical and legal issues. Emphasis is on applying these concepts and techniques to produce high-quality digital works for multiple platforms, including print, web, and other electronic media.
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50450 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Pittman, Michelle L Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 325 Image Editing (3)
An introduction to digital image editing using Adobe Photoshop. The aim is to identify established digital image editing tools, techniques, and best practices; create new images; and edit existing images. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers fundamental concepts and practical techniques, as well as ethical and legal issues. Emphasis is on applying these concepts and techniques to produce high-quality digital works for multiple platforms, including print, web, and other electronic media.
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50725 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Rader, Barbara L Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 325 Image Editing (3)
An introduction to digital image editing using Adobe Photoshop. The aim is to identify established digital image editing tools, techniques, and best practices; create new images; and edit existing images. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers fundamental concepts and practical techniques, as well as ethical and legal issues. Emphasis is on applying these concepts and techniques to produce high-quality digital works for multiple platforms, including print, web, and other electronic media.
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51729 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Demyanovich, Julie M Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 325 Image Editing (3)
An introduction to digital image editing using Adobe Photoshop. The aim is to identify established digital image editing tools, techniques, and best practices; create new images; and edit existing images. Topics include terminology, tools, theory, and processes from concept to completion. Discussion covers fundamental concepts and practical techniques, as well as ethical and legal issues. Emphasis is on applying these concepts and techniques to produce high-quality digital works for multiple platforms, including print, web, and other electronic media.
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51953 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Watson, James H Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 330 Virtual Reality Design I (3)
Prerequisite: CMST 315. A hands-on, project-based introduction to the theories, best practices, aesthetics, techniques, and workflows used to create immersive virtual reality. The goal is to develop, test, and deploy virtual reality experiences following design theory and industry standard best practices. Topics include human perception, 3D modeling, game design, design considerations, limitations, storytelling, mobile app development, and 360-degree video.
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52471 9180 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 T 7:00P-8:00P Open Online
Faculty: Zhang, Zihao Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Both also need the following Note: This is a virtual hybrid course pilot. In addition to traditional weekly online activities, students will be able to meet once-a-week, in an immersive instructional environment, using a virtual reality (VR) headset (3D), loaned at no cost, by UMGC. Students may also opt to use the immersive instructional environment using a computer (2D). At this time, only students who live stateside can enroll in a Virtual Reality Hybrid course, as UMGC is not prepared to ship VR headsets overseas or internationally.
CMST 331 Augmented Reality Design I (3)
Prerequisite: CMST 315. A hands-on, project-based introduction to the theories, best practices, aesthetics, techniques, and workflows used to create immersive augmented reality (AR). The goal is to develop, test, and deploy augmented reality experiences following design theory and industry-standard best practices. Topics include human-computer interaction and user experience, design principles, 3D modeling, game design, storytelling, and AR application development.
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52475 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Seely, Brian J Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 341 Principles of Multimedia I (3)
A hands-on, project-based introduction to multimedia development. The aim is to create interactive products that integrate images, sound, video, and animation following sound media design principles for optimal display in multiple media formats using Adobe Animate. Topics include storyboarding, web design, animation, motion-tweening, project management, and ethical design.
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50494 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Cordi, Michael A Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 351 Motion Graphics I (3)
A hands-on introduction to the basic concepts, techniques, and principles of digital video and motion graphics effects using Adobe After Effects. The objective is to describe digital video compositing techniques; create digital composites that combine video, text, digital images, and audio; and apply visual special effects to create professional results for use on multiple platforms, such as film, video, multimedia, and the web. Topics include techniques such as basic storyboarding, key framing, transformations, and rendering, as well as effects (including levels, curves, color correction, blur, glow, fractal noise, keying, masking, and cartoon effects).
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51954 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Tonson, Robert B. Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 355 Content Management Systems (3)
A hands-on, project-based introduction to web site development using content management systems (CMS). The goal is to use CMSs to quickly create engaging, interactive, and dynamic web sites following industry-standard best practices. Topics include content publishing workflows, cross-browser compatibility, security and privacy vulnerabilities, plug-ins, themes, and templates.
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53481 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hecker, Barbara J Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 385 Principles of Web Design and Technology I (3)
A study of web design, tools, and technology principles. The goal is to plan and produce a professional website. Topics include internet protocols; usability; accessibility; and social, ethical, and legal issues related to website production. Focus is on Hyper Text Markup Language version 5 (HTML5) and cascading style sheets (CSS). Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CAPP 385 or CMST 385.
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50290 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Dowell, Farrah L Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 385 Principles of Web Design and Technology I (3)
A study of web design, tools, and technology principles. The goal is to plan and produce a professional website. Topics include internet protocols; usability; accessibility; and social, ethical, and legal issues related to website production. Focus is on Hyper Text Markup Language version 5 (HTML5) and cascading style sheets (CSS). Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CAPP 385 or CMST 385.
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51749 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McCallum, Lachlan R Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 386 Principles of Web Design and Technology II (3)
Prerequisite: CMST 385. Continuation of the study of web design, tools, and technology principles. The objective is to create a website promotion strategy, with search engine optimization, and produce a professional website that incorporates multimedia and scripting. Topics include website marketing, web analytics, performance, privacy, and security issues related to website production. Focus is on Extensible HyperText Markup Language (XHTML), cascading style sheets (CSS), and JavaScript. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CAPP 386 or CMST 386.
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52353 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Allen, Leslie G Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 388 Fundamentals of JavaScript (3)
Prerequisite: CMST 385. A hands-on, project-based study of JavaScript using a structured programming approach to build dynamic, interactive web pages. The goal is to use client-side JavaScript to create interactive, cross-browser-compatible web pages that minimize security and privacy vulnerabilities. Topics include form validation, web development tools, documentation, dynamic HTML, event handling, cross-browser compatibility, cookies, and security issues. Programming projects are included. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMST 388 or CMST 398J.
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50766 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Knox, Phillip J Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 390 3D Modeling (3)
(Formerly CMST 429) A hands-on, project-based introduction to the fundamental concepts, tools, and techniques used in 3D modeling. The aim is to use industry-standard software to design and manipulate models in three-dimensional space and to create 3D assets for virtual and augmented reality, games, animation, architecture, cinematics, and 3D printing. Topics include texturing, lighting, animation, rendering, sculpting, 3D printing, extended reality design, and career paths. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMST 390 or CMST 429.
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53482 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Robinson, Jessica A Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 425 Advanced Image Editing (3)
Prerequisite: CMST 325. Continued hands-on, project-based study of digital image editing using Adobe Photoshop. The objective is to identify and apply advanced design concepts, adjustments, and batch-processing techniques to creating new images and editing existing ones. Topics include more advanced terminology, tools, considerations, and processes from concept to completion. Emphasis is on advanced concepts and practical techniques to create professional images for print, web, and other electronic media. Discussion also covers ethical and legal issues.
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51955 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Robinson, Kenneth C Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 488 Advanced JavaScript (3)
Prerequisite: CMST 388. A hands-on, project-based study of web application development using advanced JavaScript technologies. The aim is to create cross-browser-compatible web applications that adhere to industry standards and minimize security risks. Topics include JavaScript libraries, user interfaces, accessibility, usability, and security. Web development projects using advanced JavaScript are included.
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51956 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Carnaghan, Ian D Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 495 Web and Digital Design Capstone (3)
Prerequisite: 24 credits within the major. An overview of current trends, technologies, theories, and practices in the web and digital design fields. The aim is to integrate concepts, practical application, and critical thinking acquired through previous study and apply them to professional and postgraduate objectives. Analysis covers innovative and emerging issues in web and digital design. Assignments include industry analysis, résumé design, and portfolio creation.
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51957 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Jones, Shannon K Syllabus Course Materials
CMST 495 Web and Digital Design Capstone (3)
Prerequisite: 24 credits within the major. An overview of current trends, technologies, theories, and practices in the web and digital design fields. The aim is to integrate concepts, practical application, and critical thinking acquired through previous study and apply them to professional and postgraduate objectives. Analysis covers innovative and emerging issues in web and digital design. Assignments include industry analysis, résumé design, and portfolio creation.
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52306 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Radhakrishnan, Veena Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 202 Media and Society (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An overview of the complex components and relationships involved in today's media. The goal is to understand the technical, political, economic, cultural, and organizational influences on mediated messages. Topics include visual rhetoric, legal and ethical issues, social media, the transactional model, advertising, security, and privacy concerns.¿
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50511 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: DeBord, Shannon M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 202 Media and Society (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An overview of the complex components and relationships involved in today's media. The goal is to understand the technical, political, economic, cultural, and organizational influences on mediated messages. Topics include visual rhetoric, legal and ethical issues, social media, the transactional model, advertising, security, and privacy concerns.¿
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50512 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Sherrod, Jarmese K Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 202 Media and Society (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An overview of the complex components and relationships involved in today's media. The goal is to understand the technical, political, economic, cultural, and organizational influences on mediated messages. Topics include visual rhetoric, legal and ethical issues, social media, the transactional model, advertising, security, and privacy concerns.¿
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51743 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Asten, Maureen A Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 202 Media and Society (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An overview of the complex components and relationships involved in today's media. The goal is to understand the technical, political, economic, cultural, and organizational influences on mediated messages. Topics include visual rhetoric, legal and ethical issues, social media, the transactional model, advertising, security, and privacy concerns.¿
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51760 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Thompson, Steven J Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 207 Understanding Visual Communication (3)
A study of the creation and interpretation of visual language. The aim is to understand how images are used to effectively communicate ideas in a variety of channels, including news, advertising, and public relations. Topics include aesthetics, principles of composition, color systems, content awareness, and historical and cultural perspectives. Emphasis is on critical thinking and analysis of images from both theoretical and practical perspectives.
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51173 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Worley, Tracy L Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 207 Understanding Visual Communication (3)
A study of the creation and interpretation of visual language. The aim is to understand how images are used to effectively communicate ideas in a variety of channels, including news, advertising, and public relations. Topics include aesthetics, principles of composition, color systems, content awareness, and historical and cultural perspectives. Emphasis is on critical thinking and analysis of images from both theoretical and practical perspectives.
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51302 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Gamble, Alexander M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 207 Understanding Visual Communication (3)
A study of the creation and interpretation of visual language. The aim is to understand how images are used to effectively communicate ideas in a variety of channels, including news, advertising, and public relations. Topics include aesthetics, principles of composition, color systems, content awareness, and historical and cultural perspectives. Emphasis is on critical thinking and analysis of images from both theoretical and practical perspectives.
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52299 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Becher, Thomas M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
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50158 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Torres, Jessica De Leon Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
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50181 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Klein, Ellen W Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
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51633 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Klein, Ellen W Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
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51813 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Denyer, Jocelyn M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
53550 3665 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Th 6:00P-9:00P Open Bethesda (Hybrid)
Faculty: Tropin, Mitchell J Bldg/Room: Building 17B Bethesda BETH 3116 Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
53551 7655 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Coleman, Bryant K Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Dorsey Station: Classroom assignments are subject to change. Please view the electronic board in the hallway for your classroom assignment.
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
53592 4020 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 W 6:30P-9:30P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: Coleman, Bryant K Bldg/Room: Susquehanna Hall 1123 Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
53825 6865 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Th 6:00P-9:00P Open Fort Belvoir (Hybrid)
Faculty: Noorzai, Roshan Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 302 Mass Communication and Media Studies (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S, and COMM 300. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
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50374 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Haddad Nunez, Aitza M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 302 Mass Communication and Media Studies (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S, and COMM 300. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
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51708 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Crowley-Farrell, Mary E Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 390 Writing for Managers (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. A practicum in the kinds of communication skills that managers need for the workplace. The goal is to develop persuasive managerial communication for organizational decision making and action. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 390, HUMN 390, WRTG 390, or WRTG 490.
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50686 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hardin, Linda Lee Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 390 Writing for Managers (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. A practicum in the kinds of communication skills that managers need for the workplace. The goal is to develop persuasive managerial communication for organizational decision making and action. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 390, HUMN 390, WRTG 390, or WRTG 490.
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50687 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Tuite, Leah M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 390 Writing for Managers (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. A practicum in the kinds of communication skills that managers need for the workplace. The goal is to develop persuasive managerial communication for organizational decision making and action. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 390, HUMN 390, WRTG 390, or WRTG 490.
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50850 6382 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Williams, Susan M Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 390 Writing for Managers (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. A practicum in the kinds of communication skills that managers need for the workplace. The goal is to develop persuasive managerial communication for organizational decision making and action. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 390, HUMN 390, WRTG 390, or WRTG 490.
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51788 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Nelson, Nicole Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 390 Writing for Managers (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. A practicum in the kinds of communication skills that managers need for the workplace. The goal is to develop persuasive managerial communication for organizational decision making and action. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 390, HUMN 390, WRTG 390, or WRTG 490.
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51958 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Agnew, Anna C Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 390 Writing for Managers (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112, WRTG 101, or WRTG 101S. A practicum in the kinds of communication skills that managers need for the workplace. The goal is to develop persuasive managerial communication for organizational decision making and action. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 390, HUMN 390, WRTG 390, or WRTG 490.
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52315 6982 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Lalwani, Sheila B Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 400 Mass Media Law (3)
¿(No previous study of law required. Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112.¿ An examination of important legal issues that affect mass media and communications professionals. The objective is to analyze mass media law, its evolution, and its relationship with society, culture, and politics. Topics include copyright, intellectual property, fair use, defamation, privacy, freedom of information, freedom of speech, and freedom of the press, as well as issues raised by the growth of the Internet. Discussion also covers ethics in mass media, digital technologies, and the creation of media content. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 400 or JOUR 400.¿
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50375 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Thompson, Steven J Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 400 Mass Media Law (3)
¿(No previous study of law required. Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112.¿ An examination of important legal issues that affect mass media and communications professionals. The objective is to analyze mass media law, its evolution, and its relationship with society, culture, and politics. Topics include copyright, intellectual property, fair use, defamation, privacy, freedom of information, freedom of speech, and freedom of the press, as well as issues raised by the growth of the Internet. Discussion also covers ethics in mass media, digital technologies, and the creation of media content. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 400 or JOUR 400.¿
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52234 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Chambers, Christopher A Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 480 Research Methods in Communication Studies (3)
Prerequisites: COMM 300 and COMM 302. A review of qualitative and quantitative research methods in communication studies. The objective is to define and explain research methods, concepts, and tools; apply research design, data collection, analysis, and reporting skills; and critically evaluate research in terms of rigor, relevance, and explanatory value. Practice is provided in finding, consuming, and analyzing research studies. Discussion covers the steps of the research process: articulating a question, developing a methodology, conducting a study, and reporting on findings.
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50468 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Fox, Caterina G Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 486A Workplace Learning in Communication Studies (3)
Prerequisites: 9 credits in the discipline and prior program approval (requirements detailed online at www.umgc.edu/wkpl). The integration of discipline-specific knowledge with new experiences in the work environment. Tasks include completing a series of academic assignments that parallel work experiences.
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54554 6980 08 May 2024-13 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Laveist, Wilbert F Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 492 Grant and Proposal Writing (3)
¿(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112. An advanced study of technical writing, focusing on composing competitive proposals in response to Requests for Proposal (RFPs) and other funding solicitations from the federal government and community and private sources. The aim is to apply skills needed in the proposal development process; assess an RFP to determine evaluation and competitive criteria; and synthesize the required elements into a successful proposal. Discussion covers stages of the proposal-development process, including researching the funding agency for its mission, target populations, and problems of interest; assessing the RFP to determine evaluation criteria; and assembling the required elements of a successful proposal. Assignments include writing a grant request and working in teams to prepare a competitive business proposal. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMM 492, ENGL 489C, or WRTG 494.
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53483 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Callihan, Lisa B Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 495 Communications Studies Capstone (3)
Prerequisites: COMM 300, COMM 302, and at least 9 additional credits of upper-level COMM, SPCH and/or JOUR courses. A project-based capstone study of communication. The aim is to reflect on the knowledge and skills gained through previous coursework and experiences in the discipline.
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50454 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: DiDesidero, Linda B Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 495 Communications Studies Capstone (3)
Prerequisites: COMM 300, COMM 302, and at least 9 additional credits of upper-level COMM, SPCH and/or JOUR courses. A project-based capstone study of communication. The aim is to reflect on the knowledge and skills gained through previous coursework and experiences in the discipline.
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52476 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Nosiri, Chizoma C Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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50767 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Leung, Wilson K Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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50774 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Shah, Farhat I Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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50977 6382 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McDonnell, Nancy A Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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51194 6383 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Hutchins, Deborah A Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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51218 6384 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Vetter, Mark C Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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51959 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: DeLeon, Joseph Z Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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52229 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Nelson, Gary C Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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52259 6982 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Butler, Laurence A Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
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52555 6983 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McFaul, Janet L Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 300 Cybersecurity for Leaders and Managers (3)
(Designed in part to help prepare for the EC-Council Secure Computer User [CSCU] certification.) Prerequisite: Any CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, DATA, IFSM, or SDEV course. A survey of the cybersecurity principles, practices, and strategies required by leaders and managers to become strategic partners in the establishment, management, and governance of an enterprise's cybersecurity program. The aim is to develop both an understanding of how cybersecurity supports key business goals and objectives and the "soft skills" necessary for success in a leadership or managerial role. Topics include the fundamentals of cybersecurity practices and principles; enterprise IT governance processes and security controls; data security; the information life cycle; intellectual property protections; privacy laws and regulations; security education, training, and awareness; and the need for cooperation and collaboration between business units and the organization's cybersecurity program.
53353 4020 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 W 6:30P-9:30P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: Markham, Ray E Bldg/Room: Hornbake Library (Undergrad) 1112 Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 310 Cybersecurity Processes and Technologies (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for EC-Council Certified Incident Handler [ECIH] certification.) Prerequisites: IFSM 201 and WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the processes and technologies used to implement and manage enterprise IT security operations. The goal is to apply and integrate cybersecurity concepts and best practices with the principles of IT operations and management and to prepare for a government- and industry-recognized intermediate level cybersecurity certification (Certified Incident Handler). Topics include the essential management and operational activities (acquisition, deployment, and operations) required to secure IT technologies and business operations against a wide variety of threats and attacks.
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50623 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Salmans, Brian R Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 310 Cybersecurity Processes and Technologies (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for EC-Council Certified Incident Handler [ECIH] certification.) Prerequisites: IFSM 201 and WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the processes and technologies used to implement and manage enterprise IT security operations. The goal is to apply and integrate cybersecurity concepts and best practices with the principles of IT operations and management and to prepare for a government- and industry-recognized intermediate level cybersecurity certification (Certified Incident Handler). Topics include the essential management and operational activities (acquisition, deployment, and operations) required to secure IT technologies and business operations against a wide variety of threats and attacks.
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50624 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Cole, Susan B. Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 310 Cybersecurity Processes and Technologies (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for EC-Council Certified Incident Handler [ECIH] certification.) Prerequisites: IFSM 201 and WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the processes and technologies used to implement and manage enterprise IT security operations. The goal is to apply and integrate cybersecurity concepts and best practices with the principles of IT operations and management and to prepare for a government- and industry-recognized intermediate level cybersecurity certification (Certified Incident Handler). Topics include the essential management and operational activities (acquisition, deployment, and operations) required to secure IT technologies and business operations against a wide variety of threats and attacks.
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51439 6382 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Colon, Lilian M Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 310 Cybersecurity Processes and Technologies (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for EC-Council Certified Incident Handler [ECIH] certification.) Prerequisites: IFSM 201 and WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the processes and technologies used to implement and manage enterprise IT security operations. The goal is to apply and integrate cybersecurity concepts and best practices with the principles of IT operations and management and to prepare for a government- and industry-recognized intermediate level cybersecurity certification (Certified Incident Handler). Topics include the essential management and operational activities (acquisition, deployment, and operations) required to secure IT technologies and business operations against a wide variety of threats and attacks.
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51765 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Stewart, Thomas M Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 310 Cybersecurity Processes and Technologies (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for EC-Council Certified Incident Handler [ECIH] certification.) Prerequisites: IFSM 201 and WRTG 112 or equivalent. A study of the processes and technologies used to implement and manage enterprise IT security operations. The goal is to apply and integrate cybersecurity concepts and best practices with the principles of IT operations and management and to prepare for a government- and industry-recognized intermediate level cybersecurity certification (Certified Incident Handler). Topics include the essential management and operational activities (acquisition, deployment, and operations) required to secure IT technologies and business operations against a wide variety of threats and attacks.
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51850 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McCord, Gregory L Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 350 Cybersecurity in Business and Industry (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the Program Management Institute ¿ Professional Business Analyst (PMI-PBA) certification exam.) Prerequisite: CSIA 310. A study of the application and integration of cybersecurity principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices to the management, governance, and policy development processes for businesses. The aim is to apply business analysis principles and methods to cybersecurity problems in business and industry. Discussion covers the organization, management, and governance of cybersecurity for enterprise IT in business settings; risk and risk management practices; and development and implementation of industry-wide cybersecurity initiatives and programs.
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50627 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Goren, Nedim S Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 350 Cybersecurity in Business and Industry (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the Program Management Institute ¿ Professional Business Analyst (PMI-PBA) certification exam.) Prerequisite: CSIA 310. A study of the application and integration of cybersecurity principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices to the management, governance, and policy development processes for businesses. The aim is to apply business analysis principles and methods to cybersecurity problems in business and industry. Discussion covers the organization, management, and governance of cybersecurity for enterprise IT in business settings; risk and risk management practices; and development and implementation of industry-wide cybersecurity initiatives and programs.
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50628 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Kostic, Linda C Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 350 Cybersecurity in Business and Industry (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the Program Management Institute ¿ Professional Business Analyst (PMI-PBA) certification exam.) Prerequisite: CSIA 310. A study of the application and integration of cybersecurity principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices to the management, governance, and policy development processes for businesses. The aim is to apply business analysis principles and methods to cybersecurity problems in business and industry. Discussion covers the organization, management, and governance of cybersecurity for enterprise IT in business settings; risk and risk management practices; and development and implementation of industry-wide cybersecurity initiatives and programs.
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51766 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: McBorrough, William J Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 360 Cybersecurity in Government Organizations (3)
Prerequisite: CSIA 350. A study of cybersecurity management and governance in the context of the missions, functions, and operations of federal, state, and municipal government agencies, departments, and programs. Discussion covers the policy life cycle and the mechanisms used by governments to formulate and implement laws, policies, regulations, and treaties to protect and defend government operations and society as a whole against cyber attacks and crimes, both foreign and domestic.
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50629 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Shirazee, Mohammad F Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 360 Cybersecurity in Government Organizations (3)
Prerequisite: CSIA 350. A study of cybersecurity management and governance in the context of the missions, functions, and operations of federal, state, and municipal government agencies, departments, and programs. Discussion covers the policy life cycle and the mechanisms used by governments to formulate and implement laws, policies, regulations, and treaties to protect and defend government operations and society as a whole against cyber attacks and crimes, both foreign and domestic.
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51189 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Wagner, Lily Yeung Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 360 Cybersecurity in Government Organizations (3)
Prerequisite: CSIA 350. A study of cybersecurity management and governance in the context of the missions, functions, and operations of federal, state, and municipal government agencies, departments, and programs. Discussion covers the policy life cycle and the mechanisms used by governments to formulate and implement laws, policies, regulations, and treaties to protect and defend government operations and society as a whole against cyber attacks and crimes, both foreign and domestic.
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51767 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Bennett, Donna S Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 413 Cybersecurity Policy, Plans, and Programs (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional/US certification.) Prerequisite: CSIA 360. A study of the application of cybersecurity principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices to organization-level strategies, policies, programs, plans, procedures, and processes. The aim is to assist students in preparing to take an internationally recognized information privacy certification. Projects include writing security policies and plans, developing metrics and measures for information security programs, planning audits of compliance practices and processes, and developing organization-level security policies for enterprise IT governance. Discussion covers principles and best practices for protecting privacy and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations.
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50441 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Manley, Rupert S Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 413 Cybersecurity Policy, Plans, and Programs (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional/US certification.) Prerequisite: CSIA 360. A study of the application of cybersecurity principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices to organization-level strategies, policies, programs, plans, procedures, and processes. The aim is to assist students in preparing to take an internationally recognized information privacy certification. Projects include writing security policies and plans, developing metrics and measures for information security programs, planning audits of compliance practices and processes, and developing organization-level security policies for enterprise IT governance. Discussion covers principles and best practices for protecting privacy and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations.
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51291 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Middleton, Kenice E Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 413 Cybersecurity Policy, Plans, and Programs (3)
(Includes content designed to help in preparing for IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional/US certification.) Prerequisite: CSIA 360. A study of the application of cybersecurity principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices to organization-level strategies, policies, programs, plans, procedures, and processes. The aim is to assist students in preparing to take an internationally recognized information privacy certification. Projects include writing security policies and plans, developing metrics and measures for information security programs, planning audits of compliance practices and processes, and developing organization-level security policies for enterprise IT governance. Discussion covers principles and best practices for protecting privacy and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations.
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51742 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Heben, Heather L. Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 459 Evaluating Emerging Technologies (3)
Prerequisites: CMIT 320 and CSIA 350. A survey of emerging and leading technologies in the cybersecurity field. The aim is to research, evaluate, and recommend emerging technologies and determine secure implementation strategies for best-fit business solutions. Topics include evolutionary technology development and adoption in organizations.
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50359 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Lassetter, George C Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 459 Evaluating Emerging Technologies (3)
Prerequisites: CMIT 320 and CSIA 350. A survey of emerging and leading technologies in the cybersecurity field. The aim is to research, evaluate, and recommend emerging technologies and determine secure implementation strategies for best-fit business solutions. Topics include evolutionary technology development and adoption in organizations.
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50769 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Mengistu, Zelalem W Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 459 Evaluating Emerging Technologies (3)
Prerequisites: CMIT 320 and CSIA 350. A survey of emerging and leading technologies in the cybersecurity field. The aim is to research, evaluate, and recommend emerging technologies and determine secure implementation strategies for best-fit business solutions. Topics include evolutionary technology development and adoption in organizations.
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52245 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Chun, Samuel W Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 485 Cyber Management and Policy Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits; includes content designed to help in preparing students for the EC-Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer [CCISO] and Information Security Manager [EISM] certifications.) Prerequisites: CMIT 320 and CSIA 413. A study of cybersecurity management and policy that integrates knowledge gained from previous coursework and experience. Focus is on developing security strategies, plans, policies, and processes for the protection of an organization's critical information and assets. The goal is to enhance professional skills in cybersecurity management and leadership. Topics also include the ethical integration of cybersecurity best practices and risk management throughout an enterprise.
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50376 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Closed Online
Faculty: White, Richard A Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 485 Cyber Management and Policy Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits; includes content designed to help in preparing students for the EC-Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer [CCISO] and Information Security Manager [EISM] certifications.) Prerequisites: CMIT 320 and CSIA 413. A study of cybersecurity management and policy that integrates knowledge gained from previous coursework and experience. Focus is on developing security strategies, plans, policies, and processes for the protection of an organization's critical information and assets. The goal is to enhance professional skills in cybersecurity management and leadership. Topics also include the ethical integration of cybersecurity best practices and risk management throughout an enterprise.
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50481 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Ridgeway, Holly E Syllabus Course Materials
CSIA 485 Cyber Management and Policy Capstone (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits; includes content designed to help in preparing students for the EC-Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer [CCISO] and Information Security Manager [EISM] certifications.) Prerequisites: CMIT 320 and CSIA 413. A study of cybersecurity management and policy that integrates knowledge gained from previous coursework and experience. Focus is on developing security strategies, plans, policies, and processes for the protection of an organization's critical information and assets. The goal is to enhance professional skills in cybersecurity management and leadership. Topics also include the ethical integration of cybersecurity best practices and risk management throughout an enterprise.
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51960 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Uribe, Felix A Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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51161 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Kinzel, Beate Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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51252 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Trajkovski, Goran Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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51308 6382 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Gathoni, Priscilla Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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51444 6383 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Moustafa, Rida E Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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52347 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Kulkarni, Shankar A Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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52482 6981 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Ezzati, Parinaz Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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52525 6982 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Menta, Prasanna K Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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54442 6384 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Larson, Deanne M Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 200 Data Literacy Foundations (3)
An introduction to data and data literacy for students of all majors to enhance their ability to understand and work in today's data-driven world. The aim is to collect, manage, evaluate and apply data in a critical manner and examine the role, significance, and implications of data, including ethical issues within a society, in organizations, or for individuals. Developing skills in data manipulation, analysis, and visualization, students will generate insights from data, build knowledge, and make decisions. Topics include the effective use of cloud-based data storage, collaboration and communication techniques.
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54610 6983 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Zimmer, Janet M Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 230 Mathematics for Data Science (3)
Prerequisites: STAT 200 and MATH 115 (or MATH 107 and MATH 108) or higher. A practical introduction to the mathematical principles applied within the context of data science. The aim is to understand the mathematical basis of data science and increase awareness of machine learning algorithm assumptions and limitations. Machine learning topics include linear regression, dimensionality reduction, and classification. Projects involve application of linear algebra, probability, vector calculus, and optimization to build data science solutions.
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53484 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Martin, Ulyana P Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 230 Mathematics for Data Science (3)
Prerequisites: STAT 200 and MATH 115 (or MATH 107 and MATH 108) or higher. A practical introduction to the mathematical principles applied within the context of data science. The aim is to understand the mathematical basis of data science and increase awareness of machine learning algorithm assumptions and limitations. Machine learning topics include linear regression, dimensionality reduction, and classification. Projects involve application of linear algebra, probability, vector calculus, and optimization to build data science solutions.
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53485 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Huang, Steward H Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 300 Foundations of Data Science (3)
Prerequisite: STAT 200. An examination of the role of data science within business and society. The goal is to identify a problem, collect and analyze data, select the most appropriate analytical methodology based on the context of the business problem, build a model, and understand the feedback after model deployment. Emphasis is on the process of acquiring, cleaning, exploring, analyzing, and communicating data obtained from variety of sources. Assignments require working with data in programming languages such as Python, wrangling data programmatically and preparing data for analysis, using libraries like NumPy and Pandas.
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51162 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Wardeh, Mohammed A Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 300 Foundations of Data Science (3)
Prerequisite: STAT 200. An examination of the role of data science within business and society. The goal is to identify a problem, collect and analyze data, select the most appropriate analytical methodology based on the context of the business problem, build a model, and understand the feedback after model deployment. Emphasis is on the process of acquiring, cleaning, exploring, analyzing, and communicating data obtained from variety of sources. Assignments require working with data in programming languages such as Python, wrangling data programmatically and preparing data for analysis, using libraries like NumPy and Pandas.
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51253 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Zeleke, Abebaw Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 300 Foundations of Data Science (3)
Prerequisite: STAT 200. An examination of the role of data science within business and society. The goal is to identify a problem, collect and analyze data, select the most appropriate analytical methodology based on the context of the business problem, build a model, and understand the feedback after model deployment. Emphasis is on the process of acquiring, cleaning, exploring, analyzing, and communicating data obtained from variety of sources. Assignments require working with data in programming languages such as Python, wrangling data programmatically and preparing data for analysis, using libraries like NumPy and Pandas.
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52483 6980 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Duan, Chaojie Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 300 Foundations of Data Science (3)
Prerequisite: STAT 200. An examination of the role of data science within business and society. The goal is to identify a problem, collect and analyze data, select the most appropriate analytical methodology based on the context of the business problem, build a model, and understand the feedback after model deployment. Emphasis is on the process of acquiring, cleaning, exploring, analyzing, and communicating data obtained from variety of sources. Assignments require working with data in programming languages such as Python, wrangling data programmatically and preparing data for analysis, using libraries like NumPy and Pandas.
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52563 6982 12 Jun 2024-06 Aug 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Holbert, Brian J Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 300 Foundations of Data Science (3)
Prerequisite: STAT 200. An examination of the role of data science within business and society. The goal is to identify a problem, collect and analyze data, select the most appropriate analytical methodology based on the context of the business problem, build a model, and understand the feedback after model deployment. Emphasis is on the process of acquiring, cleaning, exploring, analyzing, and communicating data obtained from variety of sources. Assignments require working with data in programming languages such as Python, wrangling data programmatically and preparing data for analysis, using libraries like NumPy and Pandas.
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54512 6382 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Genao, Domingo Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 320 Introduction to Data Analytics (3)
Formerly DATA 220. Prerequisite: STAT 200. A practical introduction to the methodology, practices, and requirements of data science to ensure that data is relevant and properly manipulated to solve problems and address a variety of real-world projects and business scenarios. Focus is on the application of foundational statistical concepts to describing datasets with summary statistics, simple data visualizations, statistical inference, and predictive analytics. The objective is to use data to draw conclusions about the underlying patterns that drive everyday problems through probability, hypothesis testing, and linear model building.
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51229 6380 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: Dean, Michael Syllabus Course Materials
DATA 320 Introduction to Data Analytics (3)
Formerly DATA 220. Prerequisite: STAT 200. A practical introduction to the methodology, practices, and requirements of data science to ensure that data is relevant and properly manipulated to solve problems and address a variety of real-world projects and business scenarios. Focus is on the application of foundational statistical concepts to describing datasets with summary statistics, simple data visualizations, statistical inference, and predictive analytics. The objective is to use data to draw conclusions about the underlying patterns that drive everyday problems through probability, hypothesis testing, and linear model building.
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51254 6381 15 May 2024-09 Jul 2024 Open Online
Faculty: King, Brandon I Syllabus Course Materials
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