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In order to combat malicious actors of the digital age, cybersecurity experts have quickly become essential in almost every company. New employees must be ready to 'hit the ground running' in this dynamic and frequently changing fields. To effectively prepare students for careers in cybersecurity , enhancements are needed to traditional class-based lecture techniques. This work presents and evaluates two different methodologies used in cybersecurity education: a gamification approach which used a capture the flag model and competition -based approach.
Ajjmaporn, Pann and Straub, Jeremy, "Development and Assessment of Courses in Defensive Security and Ethical Hacking" (2020). ASEE North Midwest Section Annual Conference 2020 Poster Presentations. 7.