Integrating security into the curriculum

Cynthia E. Irvine, Shiu Kai Chin, Deborah Frincke

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Computer security can be used as a vehicle to achieve accreditation goals for computer science and engineering programs, while at the same time engaging students with relevant, exciting topics. The authors' approach, based on educational outcomes, illustrates that security topics can contribute to an engineering program by fostering all skills required to produce graduates capable of critical thinking.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)25-30
Number of pages6
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Software

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