Our cyber security degree combines three sought-after computing streams: networking, cyber security and digital forensics. It gives you a thorough understanding of socio-technical systems and skills to prevent or respond to cyber security incidents. And develops your ability to critically analyse and apply digital solutions to security examination and digital forensic investigations. You’ll also acquire an appreciation of tools, techniques and legal requirements. The degree programme, with its well-balanced theory and practice, has a strong technical focus. You’ll develop your understanding of how networked cyber systems function and how they might be abused. The course focuses on the relationship between technology, people, processes, the physical environment and cyber security. You’ll be able to pursue a wide array of career paths across all sectors. Key features of the course
- Curriculum is aligned with The Cyber Security Body of Knowledge (CyBOK) and with the Chartered Institute of Information Security (CISSec) framework.
- The growing demands of the cyber security sector and a shortage of skilled professionals will increase job opportunities.
- Develop your understanding of how cyber security fits into business and commerce through applied learning.
- Demonstrate your knowledge and skills through a substantial cybersecurity-related project.
This degree has three stages, each comprising 120 credits. You’ll start Stage 1 with three 30-credit computing and IT modules and a 30-credit mathematics module. At Stage 2, you’ll study four 30-credit modules. At Stage 3, you’ll study two 30-credit modules, choose a further 30-credit module and complete your degree with a 30-credit project module.
How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
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Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£20772||Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||£6624||Whole course|
|Republic of Ireland||£19944||Whole course|
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