New College Durham has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This programme is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to become a professional computing practitioner, specialising Cyber Security. You will study Ethical Hacking, The Cyber Security Landscape, Principles of Computer Forensics, and will complete a range of projects.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Standard entry criteria: Ideally, you will be working towards, or have attained, a Level 5 qualification (international equivalent 120 ECTS Credits) in a related discipline. You must be interviewed by the curriculum team (international applicants via internet (e.g. Skype). You will hold, or be working towards, GCSE (or Level 2 equivalent) maths and English (or a minimum 5.5 IELTS in each band for international applicants). Non-standard entry criteria: Evidence of appropriate computing and IT experience or employment within the sector. You must be interviewed by the curriculum team (international applicants via internet (e.g. Skype). You will hold, or be working towards, GCSE (or Level 2 equivalent) maths and English (or a minimum 5.5 IELTS in each band for international applicants). You will be required to attend a Higher Education Pre-induction day to assess your suitability to the programme.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
New College Durham
Framwellgate Moor Centre
Clearing contact details
0191 375 4210
08:30 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday 08:30 - 16:30 Friday
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0191 375 4210