Cybersecurity, B.Sc. | University of Chester | Chester, United Kingdom
36 months
Duration
13450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The security of computers, systems and information is of paramount importance to all nations. In response to security dangers, the Cybersecurity course at the University of Chester will give you knowledge of the threats, and provide you with the chance to gain the skills and expertise to investigate, police, and react accordingly, and to protect systems and organisations.

Overview

Why study this course with us?

  • We have worked hard to establish an expert capability in cybersecurity in order for you to fully benefit from this course. This includes several experts actively engaged in the field, who are able to provide expertise in investigation and cybercrime; in the practice of and theory behind exploitation and protection (security) measures; and in the application of cybersecurity aspects to business and organisations.
  • The teaching material of the Cybersecurity course at the University of Chester is kept cutting edge, and our techniques are extremely engaging, including real-world examples and practices.

Career Prospects

Cybersecurity graduates are in great demand across a variety of jobs, including in policing, in the goverment and government-run bodies, in industry from small companies to the very largest, in banking, and in the military and intelligence agencies.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Professional Skills for Computing
  • Mathematics for Computing
  • Operating Systems and Hardware
  • Cyber Legislation and Introduction to Professional Investigation
  • Foundations of Cybersecurity - Business
  • Foundations of Cybersecurity - Concepts
  • Foundations of Cybersecurity - Tools & Techniques
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Experiential Learning (Computing)
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Digital Forensics
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Conducting Cyber Crime Investigations
  • Further Programming and Algorithms
  • Enhancing your Employability through Work Based Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS points - 112
  • GCE A-level - 112 UCAS points from GCE A Levels or equivalent. Typical offer - BCC/BBC. GCSE Maths grade C or above is also required.
  • BTEC - BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM, BTEC Diploma:D*D*.
  • International Baccalaureate - 26 points.
  • OCR - OCR National Extended Diploma - Merit 2, OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma - DMM, OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma - D*D*.
  • Please note that the University accept a maximum of 8 UCAS points from GCE AS Levels and that the Welsh Baccalaureate (core) and A Level General Studies will be recognised in our offer. A combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs will be considered. GCSE Maths grade C or above is also required.
  • IELTS - 6 with no score less than 5.5 in any band.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13450 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Chester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Bachelor's scholarship opportunities for Cybersecurity.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

225 countries / Merit-based
Education Future International Scholarship
200000 INR
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Education Future
United Kingdom / Merit-based
Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships for International Students
8000 GBP
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Get-Scholarship
United Kingdom
YH2 Capital Scholarship
Various benefits
Grant
27 Feb 2023
Deadline

YH2 Capital
2 countries
Rapid Formations Entrepreneur Scholarship
500 GBP
Grant
30 Aug 2023
Deadline

Rapid Formations
226 countries
BeArt-Presets Academic Scholarship Program
5000 USD
Grant
01 Apr 2023
Deadline

BeArt-Presets
226 countries
Fulbright U.S. Student Program, 2022
Various benefits
Grant
11 Oct 2022
Deadline

U.S. government
United Kingdom
Amber Scholar
5000 GBP
Grant
14 Jun 2023
Deadline

Unknown
United Kingdom
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship – University Bids
1516 GBP
Grant
15 Dec 2022
Deadline

UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO)
226 countries
ServiceScape Scholarship
1000 USD
Grant
30 Nov 2022
Deadline

ServiceScape
226 countries
ACES Scholarships
3500 USD
Grant
15 Nov 2022
Deadline

ACES Education Fund
6 countries / Merit-based
Wear & I Fashion Pioneer Scholarship
1500 USD
Grant
30 Apr 2024
Deadline

WEAR & I
Worldwide / Merit-based
Pinsky Law New Venture Development Scholarship
Various benefits
Grant
30 Dec 2023
Deadline

Pinsky Law
Worldwide / Merit-based
Fighting Bullying With Technology
1000 USD
Grant
14 Aug 2023
Deadline

1902 Software
Worldwide / Merit-based
Coupons Plus Deals “Save for Future” Scholarship
3000 USD
Grant
30 Dec 2023
Deadline

Coupons Plus Deals
Worldwide
Go Digital Scholarship Program
1000 USD
Grant
30 Nov 2023
Deadline

Jelvix
Worldwide
Study abroad Scholarship - Collect
10000 SEK
Grant
31 May 2023
Deadline

Sambla
Worldwide / Merit-based
iVisa Annual Scholarship
1500 USD
Grant
14 May 2023
Deadline

iVisa
Worldwide
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
1000 USD
Grant
29 Jun 2023
Deadline

IvyPanda
Worldwide
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
1500 USD
Grant
30 Mar 2023
Deadline

IELTS from 6 to 9
Worldwide
DO Supply - Academic Scholarship
1000 USD
Grant
31 May 2023
Deadline

DO Supply
Worldwide / Merit-based
Addiction Awareness Scholarship
1500 USD
Grant
29 Nov 2023
Deadline

Seasons in Malibu
Worldwide
Anonymous Hope Fund
3000 USD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Anonymous Hope Fund
Worldwide
Aron Govil Giving Scholarship
Various benefits
Grant
09 Aug 2023
Deadline

Ducon Infratechnologies Ltd.
Worldwide / Merit-based
Dr. Martin Blank – SYB Scholarship
965 USD
Grant
Anytime
Deadline

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