Programme Title: Certificate in Cyber Security & Agile Programme Management (Minor Award)
This programme is targeted at professional programme managers/ managers and/or budget holders with responsibility for ICT operations. Participants would be expected to have previous knowledge of IT systems or projects from a business manager/programme manager/strategic perspective.
The programme covers Information Security and introduces the issues that arise when we consider the security of computer networks and software systems. It also examines Security for Cloud by identifying the new considerations in terms of scalability and security requirements.
The programme also covers the public cloud, the different cloud offerings available with focus on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Information Management is an integral part of any business, the strategic use of information and the legal, regulatory and ethical use of IT in business is critical to the success of any business, this area is also covered in the programme. The programme covers Agile Project Management allowing participants to understand how current major ICT projects are managed while also, of course, improving their own project management skills.
Business and Programme Managers who are responsible for ICT Projects and need a good understanding of ICT Security issues: Managers involved in the areas of governance, regulatory standards, and policy development; system specification, design, testing, and evaluation; data protection and Validation/Compliance Engineers would benefit greatly from this programme.
This programme runs 2 evenings a week.