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CIS 2808 Introduction to Computer Forensics

Computer forensics is the study of obtaining and analyzing evidence/information for use as evidence in civil, criminal or administrative cases.

Prerequisites: CIS 2640 and CIS 2731

Course Outcomes
  • Conduct a computer based investigation, preserve evidence and present findings to administrative or criminal proceedings.
  • Apply industry accepted computer forensic tools.
  • Find and recover data artifacts present, deleted, or hidden.
  • Describe how operating systems write and access data written to various types of media.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $52.50
Open Seats: 22
Section: 501
Open Seats: 22
Section: 501
Face to Face
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 113
Faculty: Libassi
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $30.00
Open Seats: 20
Meets: TTH from 3:00PM to 4:15PM
Section: C01
Open Seats: 20
Meets: TTH from
3:00PM to 4:15PM
Section: C01