Cyber Security at University Academy 92 (UA92) - UCAS

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Course summary

The Cyber Security BSc (Hons) degree course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to work with and implement cyber security polices, technologies and solutions.  Career Prospects Cyber Security is one of the fastest growing sectors in the digital space. With an increased risk of cyber threats on businesses and systems across the world, there is big demand for Cyber Security professionals. You will have the flexibility to apply skills and knowledge across a range of industries, such as IT/Communications, Banking, Retail, Utilities, Travel, Healthcare and Manufacturing. Potential future career paths include digital forensics, cyber security management, penetration testing, secure system design and development, data protection and privacy or cryptography and communications security. What you will learn By building your skills in front and back-end development and software design, you will begin to understand the standards and technologies used within industry to build secure systems. The range of modules covered in this course will give you a broad range of skills that will enable you to evaluate risks, mitigate threats and recover from systems breaches. As a Cyber Security professional, you’ll need to understand the social, legal and ethical concerns when operating in this framework.  Further to this, you will also: Understand the nature of cyber-crime and the importance of Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI). Learn about operating systems and their similarities and differences. Begin to formulate risk management and mitigation strategies using real-world scenarios. Find out how to write robust code and integrate systems securely Get to grips with Network security


Level 4 subject-Specific modules:     Fundamentals of Cyber Security This module covers the nature of cyber-crime threat actors and hazards and the importance of Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI).    Front End Development You’ll get to grips with HTML, CSS and JavaScript, learning how to design and build secure web-based applications based using a real-world scenario. Back End Development – You’ll take an in-depth look at web servers, that form the backbone of the Internet. You’ll gain an understanding of Linux system management, PHP programming language, Structured Query Language (SQL) and database development theory; whilst building a secure database-based web app hosted on a Linux based server. Software Design You’ll look at how software systems are developed from inception to delivery and testing. You’ll learn about both traditional software development lifecycle and agile methodologies as well as complete a group design assignment to simulate a workplace team working environment.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements


2 GCSEs including English Language and Maths

English language requirements

In addition to meeting the academic criteria, if your first language isn't English, you may be asked for a recognised English language qualification. This is especially important if you are not a national of a majority English speaking country or you haven't completed a degree in English. If you are an international student, in order to obtain a student visa, you will be required to demonstrate that you have the correct level of English language competency to study in the UK.

UA92 English Language Requirements

Student Outcomes

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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
EU £15344 Year 1
International £15344 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Cyber Security at University Academy 92 (UA92) - UCAS