Degree Audit Plan - Department of Information Technology

Academic Year 2017-2018


Study Level: Diploma Third Year
Section: Information Technology
Specialization: - Information Security


Semester I

Course Code Course Title Required By: Pre-Requisites Passing Grade Credit Hours Theory Hours Practical Hours
ENGL3100 Public Speaking ENGL2100 3 3 0
ITSY301 Introduction to Cryptography None 3 2 2
ITSY302 Network Security Assessment ITSY201 3 2 4
ITNT301 Scaling Networks ITNT201 3 1 4
Major Elective I 3
Total Semester Credit Hrs: 15 8 8


Semester II

Course Code Course Title Required By: Pre-Requisites Passing Grade Credit Hours Theory Hours Practical Hours
MATH311 Probability and Statistics for Information Technology MATH1102 3 2 2
ITSY303 Web Applications Security ITDB201 OR ITSY201 3 2 2
ITSY304 Network Peremeter Security ITSY201 & ITNT201 3 2 2
ITNT403 Linux Administration I ITSE102 3 1 4
Major Elective II 3
Total Semester Credit Hrs: 15 7 10


Semester III

Course Code Course Title Required By: Pre-Requisites Passing Grade Credit Hours Theory Hours Practical Hours
ITSY305 Ethical Hacking ITSY302 3 2 2
MATH2200 Discrete Structures MATH1200 3 2 2
Total Semester Credit Hrs: 6 4 4

Advance Diploma level - Information Security - Major Electives

Course Code Course Title Required By: Pre-Requisites Passing Grade Credit Hours Theory Hours Practical Hours
ITSE305 Computer Organization ITSE101 + MATH2200 3 1 4
ITSE301 Mobile Application Development ITSE203 + ITIS103 3 1 4
ITSY306 Secure Application Development ITSE203 3 2 2
ITSY307 Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems None 3 2 2
ITSY308 E-Commerce Security ITSY301 3 2 2
ITNT302 Network Management ITSY202 3 2 2
ITNT405 Server Administration ITSY202 3 2 2