IMT6003 - COINS Summer School

About

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: 

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100 ALLE

Course content

The summer school can span all aspects of information security, i.e.
-Foundations of information security and security models, e.g. authentication, access control, biometrics, identity management, cryptography, modelling
-Secure programming, e.g. development processes, vulnerability analysis, embedded & cyberphysical systems
-Computer crime, digital forensics, privacy and civil liberties, including legal aspects, privacy
-Network security and security operations, e.g. perimeter security, intrusion detection, critical infrastructure protection
-Risk assessment, human factors and security, e.g. risk analysis, security management, security economics, incident management, awareness
The exact choice and composition of topics in a given year may vary.
In addition, COINS events address cross-cutting concerns like peer review, presentation of own research, and international collaboration. A visit to ENISA may be included in the programme of the summer school.

Learning outcome

After having successfully completed the course, students are expected to have mastered the following learning outcomes:
Knowledge
-Knowledge of advanced research in and understanding of academic theory of information security.

Skills
-Ability to select appropriate research methods and techniques suitable for the candidate's research field.
-Ability to comprehend complex academic issues and the related ethical considerations pertaining to the design and conduct of research.

General competence
-Capability to apply current abstract research and methods to specific problems.

Learning methods and activities

Block seminars, project work, peer review, and excursions

Compulsory requirements: None

Further on evaluation

Re-sit: Whole course must be re-taken.

Additional information: Passing a summer school involves preparation of a research article, engaging in scientific discussion of the presented article and of other presentations, and peer-reviewing another article.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Computer Science (PHD-CS)
Information Security (PHD-IS)

Course materials

Scientific articles and hand-outs provided by lecturers.

Examination

Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100 ALLE
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 ALLE
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.