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

By completion of this course, successful 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 manoeuvring 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)

*Note: Applies only to students who were admitted to Certificate in Professional Management prior to October 2018. Please ensure that the course can be credited toward your certificate by reviewing the requirements outlined in your personal record.



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Jan 28, 2020 to Apr 06, 2020
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $495.00
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 completed the Learning Online Waiver.

If you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins, you may enrol for this course by calling 403.220.2866.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students who register on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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