Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
DTEK0039 Security Engineering 5 ECTS
Organised by
Information and Communication Technology
Person in charge
Petri Sainio

Learning outcomes

After the completion of the course the student is able to select suitable and adequate information security solutions to suit the security needs of a particular application. The student knows and is able to administer different ways and methods for protecting and managing different kind of digital material and rights (DRM). After the completion the student is able to specify a system for electronic identification (biometrics) taking into account both the identification accuracy and the proper and secure management and transportation of the identification data (biometric). The student is also able to recognize information security risks caused by subsystems and is able to prevent their occurrences by means of careful information security design of the system.


Access Control, Distributed systems, Multilevel and multilateral security, Physical protection, Biometrics, Physical tamper resistance, Radio frequency emission and security, Copyright and DRM, Managing the development of secure systems, System evaluation and assurance.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Computer Science
DP Bachelor of Science in Techn.(Communication St)
DP in Information and Communication Technology
MDP in Digital Health and Life Sciences (Tech.)
Finnish Study Modules