Honors Intro to Cybersecurity

  • PowerSchool Code: 96105X0
  • Grade Level: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th graders
  • Semester: Fall Semester
  • Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
  • Time: 8:10am – 9:20am
  • Course Pathway(s): Computer Science/Computational Thinking

Cybersecurity affects every individual, organization, and nation. This course helps build student experience to become responsible digital citizens by focusing on evolving technological environments where students will learn different ways of securing information, including personal, organizational, and national data. Introductory cybersecurity topics such as digital citizenship, cryptography, software security, and networking will develop an understanding of the multifaceted career field in cybersecurity.




The instructor will provide a detailed list of educational websites that students must be able to access during class, including but not limited to Google Drive. Please note that students may be accessing *gaming sites* that may normally be blocked by school computers. The site document will specifically list sites and tools students will need to access.

Students must have computer access with a stable internet connection and appropriate permissions for web conferencing. Students in shared spaces should have individual audio devices (headphones with microphones).