TLO-35237 Information Security Management, 5 cr

Person responsible

Karan Menon


Implementation Period Person responsible Requirements
TLO-35237 2019-01 2 - 3 Karan Menon
Lectures (Attendance on four out of seven sessions is mandatory), Group Assignment and Moodle based Exam

Learning Outcomes

After the course the student has a basic understanding of information security and the value of information to business. The student understands the process of managing information security and the role of information security policies in management. The student can apply this knowledge from the business perspective to the context of managing a company. The student is able to plan the implementation of an information security awareness program, and assess the state of information security in a company.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Information security policy and its role in business   Assessing information security status.   Current issues.  
2. Components of information security, especially organizational security. Characteristics of information. .  Legal issues of information security   Current issues of legislation  
3. Information security culture and awareness   Information security training    

Instructions for students on how to achieve the learning outcomes

The student is assessed by the group assignment and exam. To earn grade 3 the student should have good knowledge of the course contents of the course

Assessment scale:

Numerical evaluation scale (0-5)

Partial passing:

Completion parts must belong to the same implementation


Course Mandatory/Advisable Description
TLO-11001 Tietojohtamisen perusteet Advisable    

Correspondence of content

Course Corresponds course  Description 
TLO-35237 Information Security Management, 5 cr TLO-35236 Information Security Management, 4 cr  

Updated by: Kunnari Jaana, 05.03.2019