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Course summary

This course provides a broad education in the area of computer and internet security, combining both technical and managerial aspects. The programme will also allow students to design and evaluate computer forensics investigations within an organisation. If you're looking to work in computing and technology industries, this is a great fast-track conversion course for graduates from disciplines unrelated to IT and computing. This course also offers the opportunity to take a year's work placement.


Information Security Management; Computer Forensics; Computer Security; Internet Programming; Network and Cloud Security; Research Methods; Major Project.

Assessment method

Research project; vivas and demonstrations; written assignments; case studies; oral presentations; coursework reports.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (2.2 minimum) or equivalent in computer science or computing related subject. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Fees and funding

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IT Security at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS