BS Cyber Security

Introduction

Information and communication technologies have advanced to the point where we are now in the information age. Because of the abundance of data and information exchange, there is an increasing demand for cybersecurity knowledge. The importance of a solid foundation in Cyber Security's key principles is self-evident. There is an urgent need to develop fundamental competencies in areas such as cybersecurity foundations, hardware, and software security platforms, secure programming practices, and safe human-computer interaction methods. All of these needs are addressed in Cyber Security (BS-CySec) program by the best university in Multan. The BS-CySec program is designed to generate trained and skilled Cyber Security specialists who will have developed fundamental computing foundations in accordance with worldwide standards and will be able to examine security, ethical, and privacy challenges in order to devise solutions. Students will be able to evaluate security trends, recognize best practices, and comprehend IT security products and services after completing this course.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

PEO-I

Contribute competently in the computing industry by applying requisite technical skills.

PEO-II

Demonstrate advancement in the computing profession by enhancing their knowledge and skills.

PEO-III

Demonstrate ethical values and contribute positively to society.

Programs Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Knowledge

An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, computing fundamentals, and computing specialization to the solution of complex computing problems.

Problem Analysis

An ability to identify, formulate, research literature, analyze complex computer science problems, reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and computer sciences.

System Design

An ability to design solutions for complex computer science problems and design systems, components, or processes that meet specified needs while maintaining computing standards, cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

Investigation

An ability to investigate complex computer science problems in a methodical way, including literature survey, design and development of systems, analysis and interpretation of computational data, and synthesis of the information to derive valid conclusions.

Computing Tool Usage

An ability to create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern IT tools, including prediction and modeling, to complex computer science activities, with an understanding of the limitations.

Impact Analysis

An ability to apply to reason informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, legal, and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to professional computer science practice and solutions to complex computer science problems.

Management Skills

An ability to demonstrate management skills and apply computing principles to one’s own work, as a member and/or leader in a team, to manage projects in a multidisciplinary environment.

Team Work

An ability to work effectively, as an individual or in a team, in multifaceted and /or multidisciplinary settings.

Ethics

Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of computing practice.

Communication

An ability to communicate effectively, orally as well as in writing, on complex computing activities with the computing community and with society at large, such as being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

Lifelong Learning

An ability to recognize the importance of and pursue lifelong learning in the broader context of innovation and technological developments.

Eligibility Criteria

Intermediate or equivalent with either mathematics as a subject or Pre-Medical as discipline with at least 50% marks

 

Scheme of Study BS Cyber Security Program

Total Credit Hours = 130

Introduction to ICT Discrete Structure Calculus & Analytical Geometry
Programming Fundamentals English Composition & Comprehension Object Oriented Programming
Database Systems Probability & Statistics Communication & Presentation Skills
Linear Algebra Data Structures & Algorithms Information Security
Artificial Intelligence Differential Equations Computer Networks
Digital Logic & Design Computer Organization & Assembly Language Analysis of Algorithms
Introduction to Cyber Security Operating Systems Digital Forensics
Cyber Security – Elective 1 Information Assurance Network Security
Cyber Security – Elective 2 Secure Software Design & Development Vulnerability Assessment & Reverse Engineering
Parallel & Distributed Computing University Elective – 1 Cyber Security – Elective 3
Software Engineering University Elective – 2 Technical & Report Writing
Cyber Security – Elective 4 University Elective – 3 Final Year Project – 1
University Elective – 4 Pakistan Studies Islamic Studies / Ethics
Professional Practices Final Year Project – 2

Elective Courses (Group-I)

Wireless & Mobile Security Cyber Law & Cyber Crimes Embedded Systems
Basic Electronics

 

Elective Courses (Group-II)

Hardware Security Malware Analysis Computer Architecture
Penetration Testing