Cyber Security Diploma

Specialty information

Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, and software from digital attacks that typically aim to access, modify, destroy, or extort sensitive information, as well as disrupt business operations or extort money from users.

Degree
Intermediate diploma
Acceptance rate
50 %
High school branch
All high school branches
The number of hours of specialization
77 hours

The General Objectives of The Programme

General Objectives of The Program:

About the program:

Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, and software from digital attacks that typically aim to access, modify, destroy, or extort sensitive information, as well as disrupt business operations or extort money from users.

Cybersecurity is one of the most critical aspects in the internet world of the 21st century. With technological advancements and the evolution of communications, there has been a revolution in information exchange, data transfer, and e-commerce. Consequently, it became essential to develop means and methods to protect this data and information on the internet. With the increasing demand for cybersecurity professionals, the Computer Science Department recognized its social responsibility to prepare qualified national cadres to meet the needs of the job market in the field of cybersecurity, supporting the development and continuous improvement of all sectors in the Palestinian society.

Program Objectives:

- Equipping students with essential skills in information security and cybercrime.
- Enabling students to deal with ethical and legal issues in information security.
- Equipping students with skills to identify vulnerabilities in networks and electronic services.
- Equipping students with skills to counter internet-based cyberattacks.
- Providing students with knowledge of digital forensic investigation methods.

Graduate Specifications:
Specialists in the field of:

- Information security.
- Information technology.
- Network security.
- Internet security.

Advantages of the Program:

The program prepares graduates to work in various roles related to information security management, such as:

- Assisting in managing information security programs in information centers and electronic portals.
- Ensuring the presence and updating of protective tools for devices and software in all information centers.
- Verifying the effectiveness of security programs on the devices of all users.
- Participating in quality assurance tests for network and system security.
- Working in institutions that store their data in a computerized manner.
- Working in military institutions to monitor the security of their private networks.