Cybersecurity & Healthcare IT

CYBS 101R Principles of Information Assurance - 2 Class Hours/2 Lab Hours/3 Credits
Students will be introduced to basic security principles, giving the student an understanding of the current threats and vulnerabilities of the cyber landscape plus other topics relating to the information assurance field (Co/Prerequisites: CSCI 101R or permission of instructor)

CYBS 110R Topics in Healthcare Information Technology -  2 Class Hours/2 Lab hours/3 Credits

This course provides the IT professional with the required knowledge to adequately traverse the vastness of the Healthcare IT environment.  In this course students will be introduced to the U.S. health care system and explore career opportunities within the health information profession. The health record is dissected and its many components are carefully reviewed.  Students will have the opportunity to examine various formats of the medical record and analyze the advantages and disadvantages of the Electronic Healthcare Record (HER).  Students will cover medical terminologies and classification systems and an overview of the basics of reimbursement systems.

CYBS 120R Network Security - 2 Class Hours/2 Lab Hours/3 Credits
This course covers basic security principles; compliance and operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; application, data, and host security; access control and identity management; and cryptography. It also covers mobile device security, cyber-attacks and defenses, and recent developments and emerging trends in information security, such as virtualization. (Co/prerequisite: CYBS 101R) 

CYBS 130R Enterprise Security Management - 2 Class Hours/2 Lab Hours/3 Credits
Students will understand the principles of risk management, security architectures, incident handling, disaster recovery, and secure systems administration. (Co/prerequisite: CYBS120R)

CYBS 140R Secure Electronic Commerce - 2 Class Hours/2 Lab Hours/3 Credits
Students will learn about the history, present, and future of electronic commerce in the world. The student will also learn about the threats, vulnerabilities, and policies when dealing with commerce in the electronic age. (Co/prerequisite: CYBS 130R)

CYBS 200R Electronic Medical Records Systems & Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (EMRS/IACAP) - 2 Class Hours/2 Lab hours/3 Credits
Cybersecurity specialists working in the Healthcare field must have a thorough knowledge of the Electronic Medical Record System (EMRS) and the Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (IACAP).  As medical records continue to transition into electronic forms, the Healthcare IT profession needs to be aware of how the data is used and stored by software. Additionally, the Healthcare IT professional needs to be able to assess the entire IT system and ensure that the system is hardened against attack while meeting industry accreditation and certification standards. (Co/Prerequisite: CYBS 110R)

CYBS 250R Digital Forensics - 2 Class Hours/2 Lab Hours/3 Credits
Students will learn procedures on tracking, analyzing, and patching security holes after an incident has occurred. This will include seizure of equipment, analysis of confiscated materials, and follow up procedures relating to the incident.  (Co/prerequisite: CYBS 140R and Infragard Membership)


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