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GroupT42D15S/Business Information Technology (Tornio)
Study unitT402D41 Information Security, 5.00 ECTS credits, 133 h
UnitMinerva (Kauppakatu 58) Tornio
Time of implementationAutumn1/2017-2018
Responsible teacherMeriläinen Juha
Other teachersKivikoski Mikko
Status of implementationFinished

Description status Under modification
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates14.08.2017 - 24.10.2017
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants  
Enrolment period07.08.2017 - 31.08.2017
Implementation method Contact instruction
Virtuality 5 ECTS credits
R&D integration 0 ECTS credits
Resit dates of the exam
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 

.Students learn principles and issues in business and organizational information security management. Content: Security Management concepts, Information Security in an organization, Risk Analysis and Management, Identifying security needs of an organization, General security policies and practices, Incident Response Team work.

Assessment criteria

To pass the course students has to full fill following assessment criteria:


Pedagogical arrangements

Core lectures in classroom, independent / group work in classroom, tutorial videos.


Papers given in clasroom during the lectures, digital material on Moodle and e-books from the library.


After completing this course, students are able to handle business and organizational information security management issues. Additionally, students will understand Security Management concepts. Studentswill know how to do risk analysis. Students can identify security needs of an organization. Students will know how to implement different security policies and practices.


Evaluation targetSatisfactory (Grade 1)Good(Grade 2-3)Excellent(Grade 4-5)
Understanding security management conceptsA student understands the basic concepts.A student is able to read instructions and regulations concerning security management.A student understands professional level concepts of the security management.
Risk analysis and managementA student understands the meaning of the risk management.A student is able to do the risk analysis according the management process.A student is able to make right decisions and improve the target of risk management.
Security needs, practices and policesA student is able to identify security needs and is able to suggest solutions to the implementation of security issues.A student is able to categorize security needs and is able to choose working solutions to manage security issues and to form security policies for the target organization.A student is able to priorize the security needs and is able to choose appropriate solutions to protect target area and to make reasonable instructions for all interest groups.