Ravensbourne University London

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Ravensbourne

Cyber Security

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Course summary

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Cyber security is how we reduce the risk of criminals attacking us online. As our personal details are increasingly being stored on laptops, phones, and computers, protecting ourselves through cyber security has never been so important. Our cyber security degree, is delivered in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and AWS-Educate - a global initiative providing cloud-learning resources to students and educators. The course is designed in such a way that it will provide you with the flexibility and agility needed to keep pace with technological developments of today. You will gain first-hand knowledge and understanding of the industry-standard tools and practices for cyber security as this course covers a range of technologies including; computer forensics, secure programming, networking and operating systems, and ethical hacking. You will be equipped with a strong understanding of cyber security through case studies, laboratories, workshops, and online resources. And, you will have access to state of the art tools, and taught the latest methodologies. Once you’ve graduated you’ll be well-versed in a host of skills to work in this sector - you will be able to evaluate cyber security issues, recognise best practices, and analyse and evaluate possible solutions to overcome any potential threats. *This course is subject to validation for September 2020 entry.

Course details


Year 1 Computer Networks Web Design and Database Development Cloud Computing Principles Software Development Year 2 Advanced knowledge of cyber security Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Digital Forensics Elective Modules Optional placement year After your second year, you can opt to take an optional work placement year in the cyber security sector. Year 3 Risk Assessment Project Management Secure Programming Cyber Ethics Major Project Dissertation

Assessment method

You will be taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials and practical classes. Further into the programme you will work on projects that involve developing systems and doing experimental work with guidance from your supervisor and industry connections.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)5.5IELTS 5.5 overall with 5.5 in each subtest.
TOEFL (iBT)72TOEFL IBT with 72 points overall including minimum Reading 18, Listening 17, Speaking 20, Writing 17
PTE Academic42PTE Academic or SELT: 42 overall with minimum 42 in each subtest.
Trinity ISEPassTrinity College London - B2 SELT ISE II. Pass Overall with Pass in each component.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £16500 Year 1
International £16500 Year 1

Additional fee information

*All fees shown are correct for 2021/22 academic year and are subject to change.
Cyber Security at Ravensbourne University London - UCAS