USC Gould School of Law is seeking an instructor to develop curriculum for and teach our new onlineÂ course, Cyber Security & Cyber Crimes. TheÂ instructor will beginÂ work in February 2020 with our partner providerâs team ofÂ instructional designers to create curriculumÂ inÂ our unique,Â interactive online environment during the course development period, from February 2020 to August 2020. We expect that theÂ instructor will spend approximately 10-15 hours of work per week on curriculum development.
The instructor will then teach the course during the fall 2020 semester, from September through December 2020. We expect that the instructor will spend approximately 10-15 hours of work per week on instruction of the course, including the timely grading of assignments and communication with students.
Students enrolled in this course will be in our Online LL.M., Online M.S.L., and various of our Online Certificate programs â especially our new certificate in Privacy Law & Cybersecurity. This course will be developed and taught fully online; the lecturer may work from any location. Candidates should have strong professional background in the field, preferably with law school and/or online teaching experience.
Cyber Security & Cyber Crimes (2 units) course description:Cybersecurity is a key governance issue for all organizations, and thus understanding the legal aspects of cyber risks in different business sectors is important.Â This course will place an emphasis on threats to cybersecurity and the necessary compliance frameworks for cybersecurity.Â In addition, the course will examine the legal issues posed by cybercrimes with a look at computer hacking crimes, identity theft, internet fraud, malware and phishing offenses,Â civil torts,Â etc.
Equity, diversity, inclusion, opportunity and access are of central importance to the Gould School of Law (Gould).Â Gould holds a unique position in society, and within the university, as every aspect of these principles are influenced by and can be protected through legal rules and institutions.Â At Gould, we are proudly committed to maintaining a community in which each person respects the rights of others to live, work, and learn in peace and dignity, to be proud of who and what they are, and to have equal opportunity to realize their full potential as individuals and members of society.
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