Secure Computer Systems I, 5 credits
Academic year 2023/2024
Autumn 2023, 33%, Campus
Start date: 31 October 2023
End date: 14 January 2024
Application deadline: 17 April 2023
Application code: UU-11209 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
Registration: 17 October 2023 – 7 November 2023
Entry requirements: 120 credits including 15 credits in mathematics and 30 credits in computer science or technology. Distributed Information Systems or participation in courses with operating systems and computer networks. 10 credits in programming. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
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Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,083
Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,083
About the course
The course is about technical aspects of data security. Basic principles and theoretical models for security, such as identification, authenticity, access control, and information flow control are covered. A goal with the course is to develop an ability to identify weaknesses and strengths in different approaches to handling data security.
Department of Information Technology
hus 10, Lägerhyddsvägen 1
Box 337, 751 05 UPPSALA