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Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015


Approved Courses

The following list includes undergraduate courses that have been approved as of May 2014.  Courses added after that date do not appear in this list.  Courses eliminated after that date may still appear.  Not every course is offered regularly.  Students should consult the Schedule of Classes at www.testudo.umd.edu to ascertain which courses are actually offered during a given semester.

COURSE NUMBERING SYSTEM

Number   Eligibility
000-099   Non-credit course
100-199   Primarily freshman course
200-299   Primarily sophomore course
300-399   Junior, senior course not acceptable for credit toward graduate degrees
386-387   Campus-wide internship courses; refer to information describing Experiential Learning
400-499   Junior, senior course acceptable for credit toward some graduate degree
500-599   Professional School course (Dentistry, Architecture, Law, Medicine) or post-baccalaureate course
600-899   Course restricted to graduate students
799   Master Thesis credit
899   Doctoral Dissertation credit

 

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Courses in "HACS-ACES-Cybersecurity"

HACS - ACES-Cybersecurity

HACS 100 Foundations in Cybersecurity I (2) Restriction: Must be a first-year student in the ACES Honors program. Interdisciplinary foundational course of the ACES program. Through lectures, lab activities, and discussions, students will learn and practice various aspects of cybersecurity. Weekly technical lectures will introduce students to the operating system UNIX. Students will partner with the Division of Information Technology in a project to engage the University of Maryland community in a cyber- hygiene and cyber-ethics campaign based on the concepts learned in class.

HACS 102 Foundations in Cybersecurity II (3) Prerequisite: HACS100. Restriction: Must be a student in the ACES Honors program. Second interdisciplinary foundational course of the ACES program. Through lectures and project work, students will learn and practice cybersecurity. Students will work in teams to develop a honeypot project, and work on this project throughout the course. Weekly lectures will supplement project work, focusing on types of computer attacks and protections, data collection and analysis, and other foundational cybersecurity concepts.

HACS 208 Seminar in Cybersecurity (3) Restriction: Must be a student in the ACES Honors program. Repeatable to 6 credits if content differs. Explores various lenses of cybersecurity in order to promote an interdisciplinary understanding of the field. Although each section may focus on a different topic, each integrates active student engagement, communication, critical communication, critical thinking, and teamwork.

HACS 279 Undergraduate Research in Cybersecurity (1-3) Restriction: Must be in a major in UGST-HCOL-ACES Cybersecurity Program. Repeatable to 6 credits if content differs. The Advanced Cybersecurity Experience for Students (ACES) program encourages its students to engage in research in order to gain greater insight into a specific area within cybersecurity, obtain an appreciation for the subtleties and difficulties associated with the production of knowledge and fundamental new applications, and to prepare for graduate school and the workforce.

HACS 289 Undergraduate Research in Cybersecurity (3) Restriction: Must be in the UGST-HCOL-ACES Cybersecurity Program. The Advanced Cybersecurity Experience for Students (ACES) program encourages its students to engage in research in order to gain greater insight into a specific area within cybersecurity, obtain an appreciation for the subtleties and difficulties associated with the production of knowledge and fundamental new applications, and to prepare for graduate school and the workforce.

HACS 298 External Experience Reflection (3) Restriction: Must be in Honors College ACES I program. External experience is defined as an internship of at least 135 hours with an external organization. HACS 298 will consist in weekly discussions and presentations on the external experience as well as two reflection papers (mid-semester and final).

HACS 299 Internal Experience Reflection (3) Restriction: Must be in Honors College ACES I program. Internal experience is defined as an internship of at least 135 hours with a University of Maryland entity, such as the Division of Information Technology, or the participation (at least two semesters) on the ACES competition team or in an ACES outreach program that will provide valuable, hands-on experience to supplement the knowledge learned in the classroom. HACS 299 will consist in weekly discussions and presentations on the internal experience as well as two reflection papers (mid-semester and final).

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