- Prepare for the degree with an extra foundation year at the start.
- Learn about aspects of cyber security including penetration testing, systems and network vulnerability assessment and mitigation, ethical hacking, network intrusion detection analysis and prevention.
- Develop your knowledge in web security, mobile device security and management of security policies.
- practical tutorial sessions
- Servelec Group
- Hewlett-Packard Ltd
- IBM Ltd
Year 1 - Compulsory modules Foundations in Computing Year 2 - Compulsory modules Computer Systems And Architecture Introduction To Computer And Information Security Mathematics And Cryptography Networking Fundamentals Professionalism And Employability Skills Programming Fundamentals Year 3 - Compulsory modules Database Administration And Security Ethical Hacking Network Intrusion Detection Network Services And Administration Project Based Learning Secure Networking Technologies Year 4 - Optional modules Placement Year Final year - Compulsory modules Advanced Penetration Testing Enterprise Applications Management Information Security Management Project (Network, Cyber And Forensics) Elective Modules Data Storage Mobile Security Network Security
Coursework Exams Practical
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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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
We may also accept you, if you have limited qualifications but can show evidence of ability and a genuine commitment to studying the subject. Some applicants may be invited to attend an informal interview with the course leader to ensure that the programme is suitable for themselves and their aspirations. Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 at the point of enrolment.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent.|
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.
Sheffield Hallam University
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