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Cyber Science Department

Capstone Program

The current USNA SCY Department Capstone Instruction here:capstone
http://courses.cyber.usna.edu/SY401/docs/Capstone_Instruction.pdf

 

All Midshipmen in the SCY major are required to complete a Capstone Project as part of SY401/402 in their First Class Year. Details are below:

  

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Capstone Timeline & Expectations

Deliverables

Date Due

Completed

Sources

Overview of Capstone Program for 2/c Essential Cybersecurity Science Author Presentation

February (usually presented in class for SY310)

Complete on 07 FEB 2020 for the SCY Class of 2021

SCY Class of 2021 will be on 12 FEB 2021 

LINK TO PRESENTATION

Faculty Capstone Project Briefing

March (in faculty meeting)

Link to presentation

MIDN Capstone Project Selection

Due 01 APR of 2/c Year

Complete for class of 2021

Details for AY21

MIDN Capstone Project Approval

01 MAY of 2/c (Before departing for Summer Training)

Complete for class of 2021

Details for AY21

MIDN Summer Reading

1/c Summer

Complete for class of 2021

Details for AY21

MIDN Capstone Project Presentation (Milestone 1)

AY21: Week of 21 SEP 2020 (6 Week Point)

Complete for class of 2021

Details for AY21

MIDN Capstone Project Presentation (Milestone 2)

AY21: Week of 02 NOV 2020 (12 Week Point)

Complete for class of 2021

Details for AY21

MIDN Capstone Project Presentation (Milestone 3)

AY21: Week of 30 NOV 2020 (End of Semester – Last Full Week of Class)

Complete for class of 2021

Details for AY21

MIDN Capstone Project Presentation (Milestones  4 & 5 )

SY402 – Spring Semester

Week of 07 FEB 2021

Week of 14 March 2021

Details for AY21

 

 

 

 

M&S Division Poster Session / Capstone Day

05 MAY 2021 (Last Day of Classes) 

Details Presented in SY402

 

 


 **Cyber Department Capstone Coordinator:  Dennis Dias, ONR Chair, (443) 418-8220, dias@usna.edu

CAPSTONE Committee: Dr Casey, CDR Croteau, CAPT Doherty, CDR Stutts, Profesor Dias

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