Checking date: 20/05/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Systems security engineering
Study: Master in cybersecurity (288)


Department assigned to the subject: Computer Science and Engineering Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Not appropriate
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Concepts of Secure Systems Engineering 2. Secure software requirements 3. Secure software design 4. Security of implementations 5. Testing and other issues
Learning activities and methodology
ACTIVITIES Lectures Laboratory practices Tutoring sessions Team work Individual work TEACHING METHODOLOGIES Class lectures in which the main concepts of the subject are developed and the literature is provided to supplement student learning. Resolution of laboratory practices and problems posed by the teacher individually or in group Elaboration and oral presentation of technical works by the students
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 20
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 80
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Adam Shostack. Threat modeling: Designing for security.. John Wiley & Sons. 2014
  • Mano Paul. Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CSSLP® CBK®. Second edition.. CRC Press. 2014

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.