Graduate Course Catalog 2011-2013

COURSE: 59-552 IT Governance and Compliance (3)

This course uses case studies to teach students how to implement an IT Governance process in a company using COBiT (Control Objectives for IT & related technology), align IT strategy with the business planning process, and monitor and measure the IT internal controls to meet internal and external compliance legislation like Sarbanes Oxley and FTC (Federal Trade Commission) requirements. The course will also introduce students to the planning and conducting of an IT Audit.

Prerequisite: 59-506 Current Topics in Information Security