Subject Code & Title :- CETM69 Cyber security Essentials
Assessment Type :- Assignment
Students will undertake a research project critically discussing the principles and procedures associated with cybersecurity. The report and Infographic will give students the opportunity to examine the range of potential threats risks and attacks identified from the scenarios and indicate how implementation of secure systems can mitigate against the security issues identified.
CETM69 Cyber security Essentials Assignment – UK
The following learning outcomes will be assessed:
1. Ability to critically understand the principles of cybersecurity and the procedures to manage these in a organisational settings, taking into account potential security threats, risks and attacks
2. Ability to evaluate the processes, procedures and protocols required to implement secure reliable and effective systems security and identify suitable metrics to quantify and measure levels of security
You are required to submit your work within the bounds of the University Infringement of Assessment Regulations (see your Programme Guide).
For this assessment you are asked to submit an individual piece of work therefore the work must be entirely your own.
Assignment Specification :-
The cybersecurity environment is a wide and complex one. For the first part of this assignment you are required to produce an Infographic (1 page) outlining a cyber security subject area of interest you and focus on the typical threats that either a) individuals in society or b) organisations face from your chosen topic area. The design of your Infographic and the content of the Infographic is left to you to decide but you should consider visual impact key messages data to support examples and underpinning research.
It is suggested that you make use of the Infographics tool available at the url below
You are not restricted to using this tool and you can make use of any similar tool you wish.
The following page show the marking grid that will be used to mark your assessment.