Title

Making Cyber Security More Accessible to Students

School Name

South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics

Grade Level

12th Grade

Presentation Topic

Computer Science

Presentation Type

Mentored

Abstract

Cyber security is a field that is becoming more and more important. Yet many universities do not put much focus on teaching this subject to students. This is especially true in liberal arts schools. By creating easier to understand and enjoyable course work in this subject universities could help their students became stronger in their cybersecurity knowledge. Through online courses and labs that allow students to actually test what they learned in a real world simulation students will get a better understanding of the world around them.

Location

Founders Hall 140 A

Start Date

3-30-2019 9:15 AM

Presentation Format

Oral Only

Group Project

No

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Mar 30th, 9:15 AM

Making Cyber Security More Accessible to Students

Founders Hall 140 A

Cyber security is a field that is becoming more and more important. Yet many universities do not put much focus on teaching this subject to students. This is especially true in liberal arts schools. By creating easier to understand and enjoyable course work in this subject universities could help their students became stronger in their cybersecurity knowledge. Through online courses and labs that allow students to actually test what they learned in a real world simulation students will get a better understanding of the world around them.