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Course No: MSIT.5410-031; SIS Class Nbr: 2765; SIS Term: 2640
Course Status: Open
This course focuses on enterprise-level information security, privacy and regulatory compliance through study of the rapidly emerging Information Governance (IG) discipline which is applied to electronic documents, records management and output of information organization-wide. The key principles of IG will be examined including the security, privacy and compliance of corporate e-documents/records as well as email, social media, instant messaging, cloud computing, and mobile computing. The student will learn how IG leverages existing information technologies to enforce policies, procedures and controls to manage information risk in compliance with legal and litigation demands, external regulatory requirements, and internal governance objectives.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: Students must already have completed a bachelor's degree in a related discipline to enroll in this course and in a graduate career.
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes:
- Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
- Instructor: Thomas Cummings
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Summer 2017: May 15 to Aug 05
- Chat Hours: Mon 7:30-8:30pm*
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1725
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate
in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers,
and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended.
Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the
Related Programs: M.S. in Information Technology, M.S. in Security Studies: Cyber Security Concentration
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