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About

The IBM Cybersecurity Analyst Professional course offered by Coursera in partnership with IBM will help you launch your career in Cybersecurity. 

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Overview

A growing number of exciting, well-paying jobs in today’s security industry do not require a college degree. This 8-course Professional Certificate will give you the technical skills to become job-ready for a Cybersecurity Analyst role. Instructional content and labs will introduce you to concepts including network security, endpoint protection, incident response, threat intelligence, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment.

Cybersecurity is one of the most in-demand career fields.

This IBM Cybersecurity Analyst Professional course offered by Coursera in partnership with IBM is suitable for learners entering the workforce and professionals switching careers. You should be comfortable working with computers, be willing to develop new technical skills, and enjoy collaborative problem solving and communicating solutions.

By the end of this program, you will have completed a real-world security breach hands-on project and applied concepts through industry tool virtual labs to provide you with the confidence to start a career in cybersecurity.

Applied Learning Project

Throughout the program, you will use virtual labs and internet sites that will provide you with practical skills with applicability to real jobs that employers value, including: 

  • Tools: Wireshark, IBM QRadar, IBM MaaS360, IBM Guardium, IBM Resilient, i2 Enterprise Insight Analysis
  • Labs: SecurityLearningAcademy.com
  • Libraries: Python

Projects: Investigate a real-world security breach identifying the attack, vulnerabilities, costs and prevention recommendations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cybersecurity Tools & Cyber Attacks
  • Cybersecurity Roles, Processes & Operating System Security
  • Cybersecurity Compliance Framework & System Administration
  • Network Security & Database Vulnerabilities
  • Penetration Testing, Incident Response and Forensics
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Cybersecurity Capstone: Breach Response Case Studies
  • IBM Cybersecurity Analyst Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No degree or prior experience required. You should be comfortable working with computers.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 8 months.
  • National

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 8 months.

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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