Information Security
Programme Code: 071205W           Duration4 years
Educational Objectives:
Students of this programme are expected to have a solid theoretical foundation and a good ability in performing practices in computer science with innovation and self-study ability.Objective 1 [Fundamental Knowledge] Students are expected to build a solid fundamental knowledge frame including the knowledge concerning the discipline, methods and skills in computer science and technology; to make good preparation for applying the fundamental knowledge to the researches of information securityas well as studying and mastering the advanced methods and technology in information security hardware design, development and application.
Objective 2 [Problem-solving Capability] Students should creatively apply fundamental knowledge of computer science and information security to solve the problems encountered in actual practices.
Objective 3 [Teamwork and Leadership] Students should have capabilities of cooperation and communication in the team work, and then possess the leadership ability in IT and relevant fields.
Objective 4 [Systematic Understanding of the Discipline] Students should have the relevant knowledge of computing, networking and information security by studying basic principles and technologies of the relevant fields and become professional and technical personnel in the fields/departments of information security software and hardware research, development and applications with capacity to work at foundation and technology research, hardware and software development, information security system planning, development and operation.. Students are expected to establish some good senses of engineering and efficiency, a systematic integration of cognition and practice, and also the ability to apply bottom-up and top-down analyses to actual problems.
Objective 5 [Ability of Evaluating Social and Environmental Impacts] Students should build up a clear understanding concerning the societal impacts information technology developments can lead to, and also concerning the potential effects that the design and the application of computer systems can have on people’s daily life and the industrial and commercial structures of business/industry.
Objective 6 [Global Perspective] Students should maintain clear-minded in the globalized environment, and carry out their duties responsibly and competitively.
Objective 7 [Lifelong Learning] Graduates from Information Security can be engaged in research and teaching, or find jobs in industries and enterprises concerning computer, communication, electronic information, e-commerce, e-finance, e-government. Students of the programme are also able to carry out further study in Master and PhD and hence have the ability of lifelong learning.
Programme Features:
The programme has its focus on the mathematical ability and the vastness of students’ fundamental knowledge. Through the study, students are able to master cryptology, network attack and defense and information system security. Meanwhile, through the flexible integration with research innovation and practice, and with the support of teaching & research, students can know the advanced theory, application and development in relation to Information Security, and have certain ability of academic research.
Educational Requirement:
Knowledge Structure
A1 Fundamental knowledge of literature, history, philosophy and art;
A2 Fundamental knowledge of social science research methods;
A3 Fundamental and frontier knowledge of natural science and engineering;
A4 Fundamental knowledge of mathematics and logic;
A5 Core knowledge of information security;
A6 Knowledge of specialized technique;
A7 Management knowledge;
A8 Intercultural and international knowledge
Ability Requirements
B1The ability of clear thinking and accurate language expression;
B2 The ability of discovering, analyzing and solving problems;
B3 The ability of critical thinking and independent working;
B4 The ability of cooperating and communicating with different people;
B5 Preliminary aesthetic ability on the literary and artistic work;
B6 At least one foreign language proficiency;
B7 The capacity for lifelong learning
B8 Organizational and managerial capacity;
B9A sense of innovation and creativity;
B10 Analytical writing skills.
Quality Requirements
C1  High-aimed and strong-willed—respect for civilization heritage and truth, strive for the revitalization of  nation and all human beings;
C2 Hard-working and pragmatic — down to earth, hardworking, striving for excellence;
C3 Physical and mental harmony, open-mindedness — with good physical and mental quality, as well as the tolerance of multicultural and broad international perspective;
C4 Sharp thinking and innovation——good habit of  thinking and researching, with strong interest in innovation, full of curiosity and desire to solve problems;
C5Noble values—with legal awareness, professional ethics and a strong sense of social responsibility, as well as strong enses of initiative, responsibility and cooperation.
Degree Conferred: Bachelor of Engineering
Main Courses:
Advanced Language Programmer、Data Structure、Computer Organization and Architecture、Computer Networks、Operating Systems、Database、Software Engineering、Mathematical Foundation for Information Security、Cryptography and Security Protocol、Network Defense and Countermeasure、PKI Principles and Technology
Featured Course:
Bilingual Courses: Foundations of Computer Science、Data Structure、Cryptography and Security Protocol
Research Courses: Cryptography and Security Protocol、Network Defense and Countermeasure、PKI Principles and Technology
Seminar: IT Frontier Technology
Innovation Practice Courses: Computer Networks Project、Information Security Project
Entrepreneurship Education Courses: IT Business Models and Entrepreneurship

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