Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - Concentration in Security and Network Technologies

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Program Description

Overview

The academic program of the College of Technological Innovation is practical, competency-based, and designed to prepare students for significant positions in the field of information technology.

Security & Network Technologies: This concentration prepares students to protect and secure information systems from threats and attacks. Students also learn to apply IT in the design and development of secure computer networks and telecommunications.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Critical Thinking and Quantitative Reasoning in IT (ITCTQR): Program graduates will be able to use critical thinking and quantitative processes to identify, analyze and solve problems, and evaluate solutions in an IT context.
  2. Information Technology Application (ITA): Program graduates will be able to select existing and cutting-edge IT tools and procedures to develop modules and systems which fulfill organizational requirements for operation in a global environment.
  3. Information Technology Management (ITM): Program graduates will be able to assess and determine information resource requirements for current problems in order to develop solutions suitable for IT and business managers operating in a multinational and multicultural environment.
  4. Information Technology Professional Practice (ITPP): Program graduates understand how groups interact, be able to assume a leadership role when required, and understand the fundamentals of professional and ethical conduct.
  5. IT Systems Theory and Practice (ITSTP): Program graduates will be able to understand and communicate the fundamentals of systems theory in the development of appropriate systems that function in a global environment.
  6. Technical Communication (ITTC): Program graduates will be able to express themselves effectively and efficiently in both English and Arabic while using the correct IT terms for each language.
Last updated Sep 2019

About the School

Zayed University is a national and regional leader of educational excellence that was founded in 1998 and proudly bears the name of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) founder, the Late Sheikh Zayed bin Su ... Read More

Zayed University is a national and regional leader of educational excellence that was founded in 1998 and proudly bears the name of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) founder, the Late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. This flagship institution is notable for encompassing two stunning modern campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The University offers a diverse range of academic programs taught by a qualified, highly experienced faculty and supports a lively study body of both national and international students. Read less
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