(S) Information Security is one of the major concerns in today's global diital world. This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of Information Security as a whole, its terminology and history. It presents a balanced introduction to both security management and the technical components of security from the perspective of Information Systems. Students will learn how to identify the needs and benefits of security, make informed decisions on selecting and developing strategies for managing information security plans at their work places. Prerequisites: COMP 305.