This course explores the technologies and challenges of securing information in the digital age. It covers basic principles of how computers and the Internet work and builds on that foundation to address the limitations, challenges, threats and vulnerabilities present in information systems and processes. There will be a particular focus on developing a framework for good individual security awareness and the implications of using risky behaviors and technologies.
Become more knowledgeable and proficient with designing communicative messages digitally through hands-on training. Fundamentals of digital design software programs are explored. Basic design concepts covering layout and typography will be addressed while mastering techniques used extensively in the digital design/production industry.