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Information Risk Management

AWR177 - 13.00 Hours


  • EC  AWR177  77
    No cost


This is an intermediate level course covering topics on information assets, identifying risks, and management processes highlighting best principles and practices. It will provide training on information risk-related tools and technologies (such as asset evaluation, business impact analysis, risk identification, risk quantification, risk response, security policies, and compliance) for better understanding of potential threats and vulnerabilities in business online, and learning to adopt levels of security measures and best practices.

Two credit hours through ACE are provided only if all three courses within the Online for Business Professionals (Cyber 301) track are completed.


There are no prerequisites for this course.


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  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 or higher
  • Adobe Flash or higher


Broadband connection recommended.


Introduction to Information Security Risk Management +Asset evaluation and Business Impact Analysis +Risk identification +Risk quantification +Risk response development and control +Security policy, compliance, and business continuity


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      Other Information

      In order to receive the full two credit hours, all three classes in the Cybersecurity for Business Professionals track must be successfully completed.

      After registering for this online course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us.

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