Course Description

"Usable Security" is a comprehensive course offered by the University of Maryland, College Park that focuses on the intersection of human computer interaction and computer security. In today's digital world, it is crucial for software and systems to be both secure and user-friendly. This course will provide students with the necessary skills to design and implement secure systems that also provide a positive user experience. Through a combination of lectures, hands-on exercises, and real-world case studies, students will learn about various topics such as software security, system security, user experience, and cyberattacks. They will also gain practical knowledge in designing and evaluating secure systems, as well as understanding the importance of user research in the development process. The course is designed for individuals interested in the fields of human computer interaction, software security, and system security. It is also suitable for professionals in the areas of design and product, security engineering, and computer security incident management. With a rating of 4.6 stars and over 3,000