# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Cybersecurity in Manufacturing, Advanced (8496/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Cybersecurity in Manufacturing, Advanced (8496/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8496
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:10–12
Prerequisites:Cybersecurity in Manufacturing (8499/36 weeks)

This course will continue to expose students to the revolutionary and growing field of cybersecurity as it relates to manufacturing. Students will apply the principles of cybersecurity, research emerging technologies, analyze threat intelligence, and design protective measures. Students will participate in enterprise team activities to secure automated production processes, while demonstrating cybersecurity concepts and policies.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Information Technology
    • Information Support and Services
    • Network Systems
    • Programming and Software Development
  • Manufacturing
    • Manufacturing Production Process Development
    • Production
    • Quality Assurance
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.