University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Computing (Computer Networks & Cyber Security) with Foundation Year

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Course summary

BSc Computing (Computer Networks & Cyber Security) with Foundation Year In today’s interconnected world, Cybercrime affects every user. To understand Cyber Security fully, one should have strong Networking skills. The networks enable us to live, work, communicate and move freely without boundaries. This programme was developed to teach you the essential skills required to start a career in networking or cybersecurity. Foundation Year entry allows students to gain in confidence before studying at a higher level. UWTSD has been a Cisco Academy since 1999 and EC Council Academy partner since 2018. We are the only university to offer this unique programme that covers the curriculum of CCNA Routing & Switching, CCNA Cyber Operations and EC Council’s Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator certification (CHFI) within the degree programme. We have the best networking and cybersecurity lab in Wales. Why choose this course 1. Taught by staff with relevant academic and industry certifications. 2. Hands-on experience with Cisco routers, switches, firewalls and software used within the networking and security industry. 3. Blended with highly sought CCNA Routing and Switching certification. 4. Learn and conduct penetration testing, ethical hacking and forensics investigations. 5. Equip you with all the necessary job-ready skills to enter the networking and security industry.

Course details

Modules

For full module details and contact information for our friendly staff team, please see the UWTSD website: https://www.uwtsd.ac.uk/bsc-computer-networks/

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • British Computer Society

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
CNS1
Institution code:
T80
Campus name:
SA1 Waterfront Campus, Swansea
Campus code:
T

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Computing (Computer Networks & Cyber Security) with Foundation Year at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS