CST 270: Computer Forensics I
In this course, students will cover the identification, recovery and analysis of data on digital storage devices. Students will be introduced to the tools, techniques and methods of identifying, imaging, recovering, analyzing, and reconstructing lost or corrupted data on a storage media device. The proper procedures for the preservation, handling, recovery and reporting of forensically recovered computer data will be presented. Legal considerations of this profession are also covered. This course contains material previously taught in CSS 270. The title of this course was previously Data Recovery and Analysis.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; CST 165 minimum grade "C"
- Lecture Hours
- Clinical Hours
- Lab Hours
- Other Hours
- Total Hours
Some classes are not offered every term. To see if this class is currently available, check the schedule.
Save a trip to campus. Just fire up your computer webcam and microphone to talk to an advisor online.more »
Save time and gas: Get your books online through WCC’s Barnes & Noble Bookstore.more »
What Students Say About Online Classes
“I was very reluctant to take online classes, but because of my various roles as a wife, mother, full-time employee, and student my time was limited…. Online classes have helped with managing my time in these various roles, and have been a true blessing to both my family and my learning experience at WCC.”—F. Robertson