The specialization consists of 5 online courses that covers the fundamental concepts of cybersecurity. The online courses are full of modern examples from the cybersecurity industry and provides the student with all types of tools and techniques to get them started in their own career.
Some benefits of taking the specialization from Coursera:
- 100% online.
- Flexible schedule. Although there are deadlines, the classes are much more flexible then if you attended a class in person.
- Certificate – When you complete all 5 courses, Coursera will grant you a Certificate that you can show employers.
Courses include lessons on:
- Usable Security
- Software Security
- Hardware Security
- Cybersecurity Capstone Project, where “students build a software system they intend to be secure, and then attempt to show that other students’ projects are insure, by finding flaws in them.”