Course Description

The IT Fundamentals for Cybersecurity Specialization, offered in partnership with IBM, is designed to equip students with the essential knowledge and skills needed to enter the field of cybersecurity. With a rating of 4.6 stars and over 20,000 reviews, this specialization is highly regarded in the industry. Through this specialization, students will gain a thorough understanding of key concepts and principles in cybersecurity, including cryptography, network security, Linux, networking hardware, security software, system software, cloud computing, cyberattacks, databases, leadership and management, operating systems, risk management, SQL, and system security. This beginner-level specialization is perfect for those with little to no background in cybersecurity, providing a solid foundation for further study and career advancement. The duration of the specialization is 3-6 months, making it ideal for those looking to quickly gain valuable skills in this high-demand field. With the guidance of industry experts from IBM, students will learn about the latest tools and techniques used in cybersecurity, as