In this course, students explore how and why cyber attacks occur as well as the effects they have on organizations. At the end of this course, students will be able to demonstrate the risks of cyber attacks and what each position at a FinTech firm can do to mitigate those risks.
This course was developed in partnership with Per Scholas, a national non-profit organization headquartered in the Bronx that provides free technology training to unemployed adults. More about Per Scholas here.
Mouse has designed several courses as recommended learning sequences for groups that want to focus on competency areas that complement one another thematically. Courses accelerate positive youth development outcomes, build practical expertise, and help educators learn alongside their students. Learn more about other courses on Mouse Create>
- Intro to Cybersecurity
- CIA Triad/Hardening
- Hackers and Motivations
- Cyber Attacks
- Exploring Tools
- Intro to Networking Analyzing and Telnet
- File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Lab
- HTTP Project
- Careers in Cybersecurity
On Mouse Create, youth ages 13 and older have the opportunity to earn digital badges through Credly to recognize their accomplishments, which they can share on social media networks and college applications.
Interested in other courses developed in partnership with Per Scholas? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to gain access to the IT Support and Computer Networking courses.
Mouse Create is our online learning platform designed for young people to build the skills they need to apply design and technology creatively to the world around them. Mouse Create provides hands-on, interactive projects that include everything from web literacy and fixer skills, to innovative content areas, like circuitry, game design, coding, and green technology.