Bradford College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson EDI

Computing (Cyber Security) HNC

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Course summary

Cyber security is the practice of protecting critical systems and sensitive information from cyber attacks. This course will help to develop your knowledge in the computing and cyber security sector in order to secure a successful career. Learn about the importance of networking and protecting from valuable and sensitive data from hackers, understanding prevention and how to deal with cyber attacks as well as developing programming and coding skills. You will benefit from partnerships with key industry professionals including CISCO, AWS Academy and CompTIA as well as the opportunity to visit specialist events such as the IPExpo in Manchester, Tech Huddle and Leeds Digital Job Fair.

Modules

You will study specialist topics such as: Networking Cyber Security Applied Cryptography in the Cloud Information Security Management Forensics

Assessment method

One core 15-credit unit at Level 4 will be assessed by a mandatory Pearson-set assignment targeted at particular skills. All other units are assessed by centre-devised internal assignments.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N016
Institution code:
B60
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Bradford College is unable to consider international applications due to UKVI regulations.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

For students who have recently been in education, the entry profile is likely to include one of the following: A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Computing (or a related subject) A GCE Advanced Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or adequate performance in more than one GCE subject; this profile is likely to be supported by GCSE grades A* to C and/or 9 to 4 (or equivalent) in subjects such as Maths and English Other related Level 3 qualifications An Access to Higher Education Diploma awarded by an approved further education institution Related work experience An international equivalent of the above


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Computing (Cyber Security) HNC at Bradford College - UCAS