The Information Systems Auditing Process: IT Governance

This course is essential for effective IT auditing. It outlines the focus areas and objectives of auditing the very governance of the IT function as part of information systems auditing.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Nov 4, 2019
Duration
2h 17m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Nov 4, 2019
Duration
2h 17m
Description

Effective IT auditing is essential in this day and age. In this course, The Information Systems Auditing Process: IT Governance, you will gain an understanding of the principles and responsibilities to conduct governance audits of the IT function in an organization. First, you will learn the role of governance and the effect of laws on IT services. Then, you will become familiar with applicable standards and frameworks. Finally, you will take a look at information systems controls and finish with a review of enterprise risk management. When you are finished with this course, you will have the knowledge necessary to provide effective audit of the IT governance function.

About the author
About the author

Kevin Henry is a passionate mentor and educator in the fields of information security and audit. Mixing experience with knowledge, Kevin delivers effective training programs for companies and individuals worldwide. A frequent speaker at prestigious conferences, Kevin is known for a clear understandable manner of imparting practical information and explaining difficult topics.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
(Music) Hello, and welcome! My name is Kevin Henry, an information security auditor and educator, author of several certification courses, and information systems audit here at Pluralsight. Welcome to this course on conducting audits in the area of IT governance. I look forward to sharing knowledge and experience with you. This course will help you gain an essential understanding of how to review and assess the IT governance function within an organization. Auditing provides valuable information about the value that IT investment provides to the organization, and as auditors, we need to start at the top; reviewing the very governance of the IT function itself. This course addresses the topics of IT governance and laws, IT audit controls, and enterprise risk management. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about auditing IT governance here at Pluralsight.