Computer Forensics (Fast-Track) Certificate Program
Certificate - Computer Information Technology Department
|Course Title||Course Number||Semester Taken||Credits||Prerequisites|
|Introduction to Computer Forensics||CIT121||3||CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval|
|PC Hardware and Software||CIT182||3||RDG095 or ESL098 or placement|
|Windows Operating Systems||CIT268||3||CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval|
|Advanced Computer Forensics||CIT221||3||CIT121 and CIT268|
|Cyber Crime in Today’s Society||CRJ245||3||ENG111 and CRJ101 and CRJ103 or Chair approval|
Computer Forensics is the name for a field of study and practice that incorporates many areas of expertise including but not limited to hard drive and mobile device analysis, and computer crime investigation.
This certificate provides to the Information Technology and Criminal Justice professionals, the opportunity to obtain basic knowledge, training and skills in Computer Forensics.
This Certificate Program is designed to align with the law enforcement, public safety, private industry and homeland security needs to ensure consistent, current and flexible training in the emerging technology field of Computer and Digital Forensics.
Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:
- Image and analyze the evidence found on a hard drive including file system analysis.
- Analyze digital evidence including evidence found in the seizure of cell phones, PDA’s and other mobile devices.