Educational Objectives

 

The program is designed to provide a thorough grounding in the theoretical principles and knowledge of information retrieval, its transfer, processing and application. It remains committed to systematic education for high-level researchers and doers, who have particular interests in the area of computer, communication, and information security.  Students with good command of English and personality of innovation can be prepared for any professional role they might chooseresearch, design, integration, practice in information technology industries, research institutes, universities, security departments and other community groups, and pursue their advanced degrees in information security, computer science and technology, and other related fields and cross subjects.

 

Skills Profile

Students are expected to gain

1Sound grounding in both mathematics and physics;

2Principles of information science, electronics and computer science;

3Research and problem solving skills;

4Skills to understand the development and trend in the discipline;

5Skills to use English language;

6Ability in document searching, data querying and thesis writing;

7Attainment in humanities and art, cooperative and organizational skills; and

8Sense of creation and innovation.

 

Program Features

 

Based on math and science, built on information science, directed towards information security, emphasizing on creativity, systems oriented, keeping applications in mind, this program cultivates talents in computer security, especially in protecting information security, applying computer security technologies, design, evaluation, and development of security systems, improving the security of systems, and protecting against attacks.

 

Major Disciplines

Computer Science and TechnologyTelecommunications Engineering

 

Length of Schooling and Degree

Duration4 years

Degrees ConferredBachelor of Engineering

 Hours/Credits

Minimum Credits of Curricular(Comprising course system and intensified internship practical training)157.8

Minimum Extracurricular Credits5

1.Hours/Credits of Course System

Course Classified

Course Nature

Hrs/Crs

Percentage (%)

Basic Courses in General Education

Required

952/53.8

38.3

Elective

160/10

7.1

 

Basic Courses in General Discipline

Required

 576/32

22.8

Courses in Specialty

Common Core Courses

Required

312/16.5

11.8

Specialty-Oriented Courses

Elective

448/28

20.0

Total

2456/140.3

100

2.Weeks/Credits of Intensified Internship and Practical Training

Internship & Practical Training

Course Nature

Weeks/Credits

Percentage (%)

Military Training

Required

2/1

5.7

Electrical Engineering Practice

Required

2/1

5.7

Engineering Internship (Social Practice)

Required

3/1.5

8.6

Course Project

Required

14/7

40.0

Undergraduate Thesis

Required

14/7

40.0

Total

35/17.5

100

3.Extracurricular Credits

No.

Extracurricular Activities and Social Practice

Requirements

Extracurricular

Credits

1

Activities of Social Practice

Submit report and pass oral defense

1

Entitled as Activist by the Communist Youth League of HUST or Hubei Province;

Membership of the group which is entitled as Excellent Social Practice Group by the Communist Youth League of HUST or Hubei Province

2

2

Examinations in English and Computer

CET-6

Students whose Band-6 exam scores accord our requirements

2

TOEFL

90 Points or Higher

3

IELTS

6.5 Points or Higher

3

GRE

1350 Points or Higher

3

National Computer Rank Examination

Win certificate of Band-2 or higher

2

National Computer Software Qualification

Win certificate of programmer

2

Win certificate of Advanced Programmer

3

Win certificate of System Analyst

4

3

Competitions

University Level

Win first prize

3

Win second prize

2

Win third prize

1

Provincial Level

Win first prize

4

Win second prize

3

Win third prize

2

National Level

Win first prize

6

Win second prize

4

Win third prize

3

4

Thesis

Those whose thesis appears in national publications or international Academic Conference

Depending on the quality Per piece

2~6

5

Scientific Research

Depending on both the time spent in and ability demonstrated in scientific research project

Each item

1~3

6

Experiments

Depending on innovative extent

Each item

1~3

Note: In HUST Sports Meeting, the first and the second prize, the third to the fifth prize, and the sixth prize to the eighth prize are deemed respectively the first prize, the second prize and the third prize of university level.

 

Main Courses in Specialty

Discrete MathematicsAssembly Language ProgrammingCAdvanced Programming Language Principle of CryptographyLogic and Computer Design FundamentalsData StructureOperating SystemSoftware SecurityComputer Telecommunications & NetworkSecurity of Computer NetworkInformation System Security.

 

Main Internship and Practical Training (Including Experiments)

Course Project of Network SecurityCourse Project of Software SecurityCourse Project of Operating SystemCourse Project of CryptographyCourse Project of ProgrammingCourse Project of Integrated Training of Information Security.

 

Table of Teaching Schedule

                                              

School (Department): School of Computer Science and Technology                         Specialty: Information Security

 

 

course type

 

 

required/

elective

 

 

course code

 

course name

 

hrs

 

crs

 

Including

 

 

semester

 

extra-cur.

 

exp.

 

operation

basic courses in general education

required

0301902

 

Morals & Ethics & Fundamentals of Law

40

2.5

 

 

 

1

 

Required

0100721

 

Survey of Modern Chinese History

32

2

8

 

 

2

 
Required

0100733

 

Basic Theory of Marxism

40

2.5

8

 

 

3

 

Required

0100932

 

Social Practice of Ideological and Political Theories Course

24

1.5

20

 

 

2

 

Required

0100322

 

General Introduction to Mao Zedong Thought and Socialist Theory with Chinese Characteristics

56

3.5

 

 

 

4

 

Required

0100741

 

Current Affairs and Policy

32

2

14

 

 

1-6

 

Required

0510071

 

Chinese

32

2

10

 

 

1

 

Required

0508453

 

Comprehensive English

56

3.5

 

 

 

1

 

Required

0508463

 

Comprehensive English

56

3.5

 

 

 

2

 

Required

0700011

 

Calculus ()

88

5.5

 

 

 

1

 

Required

0700012

 

Calculus ()

88

5.5

 

 

 

2

 

Required

0700048

 

Physics ()

64

4

 

 

 

2

 

Required

0700049

 

Physics ()

64

4

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

course type

 

 

required/

elective

 

 

course code

 

course name

 

hrs

 

crs

 

Including

 

 

semester

 

extra-cur.

 

exp.

 

operation

basic courses in general education

 

Required

0706891

 

Physical Experiments ()

32

1

 

32

 

2

 

Required

0706901

 

Physical Experiments ()

24

0.8

 

32

 

3

 

Required

0400111

 

Physical Education()

32

1

 

 

 

1

 

Required

0400121

 

Physical Education()

32

1

 

 

 

2

 

Required

0400131

 

Physical Education()

32

1

 

 

 

3

 

Required

0400141

 

Physical Education()

32

1

 

 

 

4

 

Required

0800171

 

Fundamentals of computer technology

32

1

 

 

32

1

 

Required

1100011

 

Military Theory

16

1

 

 

 

1

 

Required

0700051

 

Linear Algebra ()

40

2.5

 

 

 

2

 

Required

0700063


Probability and Mathematics Statistic ()

40

2.5

 

 

 

3

 

 


Electives in Humanities and Social Science

160

10

 

 

 

1

Basic Courses in General Discipline

 
Required

0828261

 

Introduction to Information Security

32

2

 

 

 

1

 
Required

0810012

C

Advanced Programming Language (C)

48

3

 

 

 

2

 
Required

0828231

C

Advanced Programming Language(C) Experiments

32

1

 

32

 

2

 

Required

0700186

 

Discrete MathematicsI

40

2.5

 

 

 

2

 

Required

0700182

 

Discrete Mathematics II

40

2.5

 

 

 

3

 

Required

0816563

 

Foundation of Information Security Mathematics

64

4

 

 

 

4

 

Required

0843771

 

Logic and Computer Design Fundamentals

64

4

 

 

 

4

 

Required

0843781

 

Logic and Computer Design Fundamentals Experiments

32

1

 

32

 

4

 

Required

0800413


Data Structure

48

3

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

course type

 

 

required/

elective

 

 

course code

 

course name

 

hrs

 

crs

 

Including

 

 

semester

 

extra-cur.

 

exp.

 

operation

Basic Courses in General Discipline

 

Required

0800419

 

Data Structure Experiments

16

0.5

 

16

 

3

 

Required

0803256

 

Assembly Language Programming

24

1.5

 

 

 

3

 

Required

0828271

 

Assembly Language Programming Experiments

32

1

 

32

 

3

 

Required

0801653

 

Computer Telecommunications & Network

40

2.5

 

 

 

5

 

Required

0828281

 

Computer Telecommunications & Network Experiments

16

0.5

 

16

 

5

 

Required

0800424

 

Operating System

40

2.5

 

 

 

5

 

Required

0828291

 

Operating System Experiments

16

0.5

 

16

 

5

 

Common Core Courses in Speciality

 

Required

0843791

 

Principle of Cryptography

64

4

 

 

 

4

 

Required

0828302

 

Software security

56

3.5

 

 

 

4

 

Required

0828312

 

Software security Experiments

32

1

 

32

 

4

 

Required

0814171

 

Security of Computer Network

40

2.5

 

 

 

6

 

Required

0828321

 

Security of Computer Network Experiments

32

1

 

32

 

6

 

Required

0809382

 

Information System Security

56

3.5

 

 

 

6

 

Required

0828331

 

Information System Security Experiments

32

1

 

32

 

6

 

Specialty-oriented Courses Elective

 

 

A(8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elective

0828361

 

Computational Thinking

32

2

 

 

 

1

 

Elective

0700234

 

Numerical Analysis

32

2

 

 

 

3

 

Elective

0804042

 

Algorithmic Design and Analysis

48

3

 

 

 

5

 

Elective

0803313

 

Compiler Principles

48

3

 

 

 

6

 

Elective

0803303

 

Database System

48

3

 

16

 

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

course type

 

 

required/

elective

 

 

course code

 

course name

 

hrs

 

crs

 

Including

 

 

semester

 

extra-cur.

 

exp.

 

operation

Specialty-oriented Courses Elective

 

 

B

A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elective

0816913

Verilog

Verilog  language

32/1

 

 

32

 

4

 

Elective

0848801

 

Advanced Cryptography

Application

32

2

 

 

 

5

 

Elective

0843811

 

Reverse Engineering Technology

32

2

 

8

 

6

 

Elective

0816652

 

Wireless Network Security

32

2

 

 

 

7

 

Elective

0810792

 

Information Concealment

32

2

 

 

 

6

 

Elective

0828371

 

Multimedia content encryption and authentication

32

2

 

 

 

7

 

Elective

0816632

 

Network Security Programming

32

2

 

 

 

7

 

Elective

1202923

 

Security of Electronic Business and Electronic Government

32

2

 

 

 

6

 

Elective

0816642

 

Network Forensic

32

2

 

 

 

6

 

Elective

0802623

 

Trusted Computing

32

2

 

8

 

6

 

Elective

0835751

 

Cloud Computing  Virtualization

24

1.5

 

 

 

7

 

Elective

0843071

 

Big data analysis and processing

24

1.5

 

 

 

7

 

Elective

0826592

 

Fundamentals of Search Engine

24

1.5

 

 

 

7

 

Elective

0812312

C++

C++ d Programming

40

2.5

 

 

 

5

 

Elective

0842261

 

Parallel Programming Principle and Practice

32

2

 

 

 

6

 

Elective

0810661

 

Embedded System

32

2

 

 

 

6

 

Elective

0835203

Java

Advanced Programming Language (Java)

40

2.5

 

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

course type

 

 

required/

elective

 

 

course code

 

course name

 

hrs

 

crs

 

Including

 

 

semester

 

extra-cur.

 

exp.

 

operation

Internship and Practical Training

 

Required

1300013

 

Military Training

2w

1

 

 

 

1

 

Required

1304411

 

Electrical Engineering Practice

2w

1

 

 

 

3

 

Required

1302461

 

Course Project of Programming

2w

1

 

 

 

4

 

Required

1302481

 

Course Project of Operating System

2w

1

 

 

 

6

 

Required

1302491

 

Course Project of Cryptography

2w

1

 

 

 

5

 
Required

130008a

 

Engineering Internship

3w

1.5

 

 

 

7

 
Required

1302501

 

Course Project of Network Security

2w

1

 

 

 

7

 
Required

1306081

 

Course Project of Software Security

2w

1

 

 

 

5

 

Required

1302511

 

Integrated Training of Information Security

4w

2

 

 

 

7

 
Required

130004f

 

Undergraduate Thesis

14w

7

 

 

 

8