Information and communications systems security

8.125.01 Information and communications systems security
Qualification awarded: Master in information and communications systems security
Entry year: 2017
Mode of study: part
Program duration: 2 years
Institute: Institute of Computer Technologies, Automation and Metrology
Number of credits: 120 ECTS credits
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: Second (Master) level, 7-th level of NQF, EHEA second Cycle
Field(s) of study: Information technology
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Gained competence: " - knowledge and understanding of the social, moral and ethical standards in the personal, social and professional life; - knowledge and understanding of the rights and duties of citizens; - methodological knowledge and research skills, providing tasks of research, scientific, educational, management and innovation activity; - ability to plan and carry out own scientific study on the significant problem of modern science in the field of information and communication technologies; - ability to teach subjects in higher educational facilities relating to the field of information and communication technologies; - ability to develop instructional materials used by students in the learning process; - ability to understand and analyze areas of distributed information and communication systems and networks, the general theory of constructing mathematical models and their implementation, theory and practice of project management to create a secure distributed information resources; - knowledge of scientific and practical creation methods of monitoring security in information and communications systems and networks."
" - simulating of dynamic processes using methods of description and study of complex dynamic systems; - development of mathematical models for problems of information security and information protection; - using the knowledge of forms and methods of scientific knowledge applying them in the field of information security and information protection; - usage of general methods of analysis in the field of information security and show the possibilities of modern natural science research methods in the practice of information security; - choosing the necessary tools for the implementation and layout of cryptographic systems; - organizing the process of research in the field of information security and information security problems based on the ownership of scientific methodology from formulation of scientific principles to development of theoretical knowledge based on of evidence of scientific knowledge to ensure the adequacy of the scientific basis of knowledge of the truth during the investigation."
- ability to adapt to the increasing flow of information and the consequences of scientific and technological progress, using modern information technology, knowledge of fundamental laws and concepts of science; - carry out bibliographic work using modern information technologies, forming of research objectives, preparing feasibility study of studies conducted, choosing the necessary methods, based on the objectives of a particular research; - processing the results, analyze and interpret them on the basis of published material, submit the results of the done work in the form of reports, essays, researching papers and patent applications; - ability to use professionally-profile knowledge and practical skills for solving practical problems in the branch of іnformation and communications systems security.
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