Short Courses


Course Title:

Information and Network Security (INS).

Course Duration:

12 Weeks - 2 Hours a Day, 5 Days a Week

Course Objectives:

The course is intended to provide graduates with the fundamental knowledge and skills required to master practical network, information and computer security. The course will benefit the students who are interested in learning fundamentals of information security, network security, and computer forensics.

Course Contents:

  1. Introduction to Information Security
  2. Threats and Risks
  3. Protecting Systems
  4. Introduction to Networking
  5. Security Policies, Standards, and Planning
  6. Network Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  7. Network Defences
  8. Wireless Network Security
  9. Access Control Fundamentals
  10. Authentication
  11. Performing Vulnerability Assessment
  12. Cryptography
  13. Software Development Security
  14. Introduction to Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing
  15. Introduction to Digital Forensics

Student Learning Outcome

Upon successful completion of the courses graduates will be able to understand the fundamental of Information and network Security, threats and risks, protecting systems, security policies and standards, network vulnerabilities and attacks, network defences, wireless network security, access control fundamentals, authentication, principles of cryptography and network security, software development security, introduction to ethical hacking and penetration testing and lastly students will be familiarized with an introduction to digital forensics.

Target Group:

Forensics Analysts, Penetration Testers, Auditors, Law Enforcement Personnel, Defence and Military personnels, Legal Professionals, Bankers, Security Professionals, Managers, Operational Personnel who have security as their primary job function, IT Engineers and Supervisors, Administrators, and anyone who is concerned about the integrity of the network infrastructures.

Admission Requirements:

Attending this course individual must have a basic knowledge in Computer and Networking. For those that are brand new to the field with no background knowledge, course like PC Maintenance with Electronics and Networking would be the recommended starting point.

Course Fee

Tsh. 620,000/=

Group Arrangement:

TZS 85,000 per hour for group of 10-20 people
Duration: 15 days; 8 hours a day

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