188.312 Organizational Aspects of IT-Security
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

This lecture will be delivered on 2-3 blocked dates! The aim of this lecture is to create the appreciation of the necessary bonds between technological and organizational aspects of IT-Security and to enhance existing knowledge in this area.

Subject of course

In this lecture, organizational aspects of IT-Security are the focus of attention, which includes risk analysis and risk management, application and implementation of information security procedures as well as security policies within corporate government initiatives. The lecture will include several domains of the CISSP certification and enable students to compete this high valued certification after the course. Planned Topics are: # Security Management Practices # Access Control Systems and Methodology # Physical Security # Business Continuity Planning # CobiT # GSHB # ISO 2700x # IT Risk Management

Additional information

If you cannot make it to the "Vorbesprechung" please be sure to join the TUWEL course and prepare for the first block. You need to do some work for Block 1!!

Details on meetings and schedule in TUWEL.

ECTS Breakdown (3 ECTS = 75 hours):

  • Lectures (18h)
  • Smaller Assignment & presentation (18h)
  • Case study and project presentation (36h)
  • Exams (optional) (3h)



Course dates

Tue16:00 - 18:0002.10.2018EI 3 Sahulka HS - RPL Introduction (together with 188.922, 188.982, 183.222)
Fri09:00 - 11:0012.10.2018 SBA Research, Favoritenstr. 16, 1st floor - SchulungsraumIntroduction Weippl
Thu09:00 - 17:0025.10.2018 SBA Research, Favoritenstr. 16, 1st floor - SchulungsraumBlock Weippl
Thu09:00 - 17:0008.11.2018 SBA Research, Favoritenstr. 16, 1st floor - SchulungsraumBlock Weippl
Fri16:00 - 20:0009.11.2018EI 3 Sahulka HS - RPL ISMS - Stephanitsch
Fri15:00 - 21:0007.12.2018EI 3 Sahulka HS - RPL ISMS - Stephanitsch

Examination modalities

written and oral

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
03.10.2018 10:00 30.10.2018 23:00 30.10.2018 23:30



Lecture notes for this course are available. CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide, Shon Harris, Slides and Papers

Previous knowledge

Solid Security Foundations