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Networking and Information Technology Security

We graduate some of Canada’s top experts in networking and information technology (IT) security. In this program, you will use leading‑edge equipment and laboratories to apply core concepts in fundamental and advanced networking, enterprise‑level network engineering, cloud computing, programming, scripting, databases, cryptography, policies, malware analysis, forensics and many additional technical topics.

The coursework prepares you to manage the continuing changes and challenges of the IT profession and to pursue various levels of industry certification programs including Cisco, CompTIA and (ISC)².

Courses include:

  • Algorithms and data structures
  • Cryptography and network security
  • Digital transmission
  • Enterprise network management
  • IT forensics
  • Marketing in the IT sector
  • Operating systems security

Career opportunities include:

  • Data centre specialist
  • Digital forensic specialist
  • Information security analyst
  • IT and network support
  • IT security auditor