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Contemporary Issues and Futures in Cybercrimes


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Course level: Upper Division

This course examines both the principle topics in the field of cybercrime investigation as well as the examination of the varying issues regarding the futures within the field of technology-facilitated crime. Students will focus on relevant exploration of technology crimes that reflect key fundamentals of current conditions and what may be expected in technology and cybercrime in the years to come. Students will apply critical review of current technological crimes and engage in in-depth discussions of these concepts as a basis for comprehensive understanding at the local and global levels of cybercrime investigation and prevention.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Criminal Justice System Assessment

Past, Present, and Future Trends in Policing of Cyber Crimes: Development and Operations

Past, Present, and Future Trends: Development and Operations

Computer Forensics and Digital Evidence

Major Global Crimes and Criminal Issues in Criminal Justice


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