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BMC 332 Cybercrime Prevention

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Course Description

Cybercrime prevention encompasses the information security of any organization and its people. Learn how to minimize the risks associated with targeted attacks or unintended consequences of everyday online activity at work and at home. Explore phishing/spearphishing, cyberbullying, hacking, malware, online identity in social networking, and issues around child exploitation. Gain knowledge that can help you do your part to maintain your organization’s information security and online safety, as well as your own..

Course Details

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Recognize an assortment of online risks to build overall capacity throughout an organization by fostering and enhancing greater information sharing about an assortment of cyber-related crime
  • Understand and apply best practices when maneuvering on the Internet
  • Identify and mitigate risks that Internet users face everyday through targeted attacks or the unintended consequences of online activity
  • Transfer the knowledge gained to their personal and professional activity
  • Avoid and prevent online risks when accessing technology from foreign locations

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


  BMC 332 - 002 Cybercrime Prevention  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
Online:   10 Jan 2017 to 20 Mar 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $495.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Kathy Macdonald
  Reading List / Textbook:  No Textbook Required
  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  

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