CPTR3803 Digital Forensics

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CRS Acad Level: UG

Course #: CPTR3803

Credits: 3

About the Course:

This course will focus on computer and cyber forensics. Students will learn different aspects of computer and cyber-crime and ways in which to uncover, protect, exploit, and document digital evidence including information hiding, anti-forensics, and network forensics. Basic principles of digital media will be studied in order to understand how digital images, audio, and video can be manipulated and how such manipulation can be detected. Students will utilize different types of software and hardware, techniques and procedures to perform rudimentary forensic investigations. A major component of the course will be several hands-on exercises and a final team-based project. This course will incorporate collaborative and action-learning experiences wherever appropriate. Prerequisite: CPTR2800.

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