Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


CIT-281 - Project in Computer Forensics (2 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: CIT180, CIT181 and state criminal history check COREQUISITES: CIT280
This course is an advanced level practicum for students in the Computer Forensic Technology program. Students will gain comprehensive experience and demonstrate their competencies in applying the knowledge and skills learned in this program to real world or hypothetical cases of computer security crime or incident. While students are encouraged to identify and work on projects in actual government agencies or business organizations, they may also work on equivalent hypothetical cases mutually agreed to between the students and the instructor. The course work should culminate into an individual or team portfolio that can be used to evaluate the students' competencies in the program.


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