Course description

Build your understanding of security models, secure design principles and the ability to assess a variety of systems for vulnerabilities. You will learn these fundamental concepts, use cryptography and explore options for selecting controls and countermeasures.


Students must enrol in all three courses in the Advanced Cyber Security program at the same time.

Please contact CE Registration Services to register. 

Phone: 403.440.3833 or 1.877.287.8001

Email: ceregservices@mtroyal.ca



XCYS 10003 - Data, Asset & ID Protection with a minimum grade of D
Select a section to register
Section title
Engineering for Information Security
ON - Online
May 23, 2023 to Jul 02, 2023
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery options
Course Fee(s)
TXS2 non-credit $1,045.00
Drop Request Deadline
May 19, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
May 19, 2023
Reading List / Textbook
Official (ISC)² CISSP CBK Reference, 6th ed. 
Available from ISC2 (https://www.isc2.org/Training/Self-Study-Resources).
Section Notes

Review your Student Information site for required course information: mru.ca/cestudent 

For questions about your course please contact cebusiness@mtroyal.ca or 403.440.6861/1.888.392.3655 (toll free). 

Welcome email, announcements and course information will be available one week prior to the course start date on D2L. Students will be required to login to their MyMRU account to access D2L. Activate and login to your MyMRU account at www.mymru.ca.  Click Activate your Account, new user. To access D2L, click the D2L logo at the top of the MyMRU page. Create a username and password. All correspondence from MRU will be sent through the D2L site. Students will be required to use their MyMRU email account for all email correspondence with classmates and program staff. Please be sure to log into the D2L site on a regular basis to stay updated on the course announcements.

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