Privacy & Security Frameworks in Organizations


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge of top cyber security threats like, destructive malware, fake antiviruses & Denial-of-Service attacks in organizations
  • Must have knowledge of appropriate security methods for analysis, design and test of applications and services in enterprises.
  • Must have knowledge about how to design and define security policies for trusted and untrusted devices Ex., Bring your own device (BYOD)


  • Must be able to apply the knowledge of interaction design in cyber security and trust to design Cyber Trust Indicators i.e., Usable Security
  • Must be able to incorporate principles of usability into the design of secure systems
  • Must be able to efficiently design and implement commonly used cryptosystems i.e., Cryptography 
  • Must be able to design and develop techniques for avoiding, finding, and fixing software vulnerabilities. 
  • Must be able to design and develop security services and solutions targeting a specific application domain i.e., Software Security
  • Must be able to identify, select and apply state-of-the-art technologies for fine-grained control of information in enterprises


  • Must have the competency to build secure system incorporating techniques from
    •  Human Interaction and Usable Security
    • Commonly Used Cryptosystems
    • Secure software Implementation
    • Hardware Security
  • Must have the competency to discuss, analyse and develop conceptual privacy and security policies and architectures
  • Must have the competency to argue for solutions and suggestions based on theories, state-of-the-art studies within privacy and security and interaction design
  • Must be able to communicate the above knowledge and skills both orally and in a written repo

Type of instruction

Project work



Name of examPrivacy & Security Frameworks in Organizations
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titlePrivacy og sikkerhedsrammer i organisationer
Module codeESNMICTM2P4
Module typeProject
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
DepartmentDepartment of Electronic Systems
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design