Computer Security (BA)
||Science and Engineering, Arts, Atkinson Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies
|Field of Study:
Computer and Information Systems Security
Computer Security is a multi-faceted and challenging field. Ensuring the privacy of personal data, preventing unauthorized access to computer systems, ensuring back-up contingency plans in the event of data loss and protecting systems from malicious activity such as viruses and worms are just a few areas you can get involved in.|
In addition to the foundation courses in computer science and mathematics, this program will allow you to study areas such as computer networks, cryptography, operating systems, databases and software engineering techniques. Also, topics such as applied ethics, management, operational practices and exposure to relevant legal concepts are important elements of the program.
Computer Security (BA) at York University
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*:
||76 to 83
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Grade 12 English (ENG4U)
Grade 12 Advanced Functions
Grade 12 Mathematics
Our minimum admission requirement is the completion of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Minimum Math average of 75% and no Math grade below 65%.Calculus and Vectors is recommended.
* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
|* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.|