The Cyber Security (Hons) program offered by Staffordshire University is designed to not only give you a theoretical foundation in computer science, but to give you a practical and expert-level knowledge in a specialist area of the field which can range from network security through to ethical hacking, so you're fully prepared to work in the industry upon graduation.
We focus heavily on the practical element of cyber security, and we back that up with the distinctive facilities we have available to use at the university, including a dedicated, self-contained laboratory, with its own private internal network, containing some of the latest equipment and software. We have access to external specialists from the Police and industry both for guest lectures and Q&A sessions. The version of EnCase we use in the lab is the version used by law enforcement. We are equipped to perform both ‘PC’ based investigations, as well as mobile forensics (on smartphones, and sat nav’s etc).
You’ll find graduates from our Computer Science disciplines working in many computing areas – Graduates from our Computer Science degrees have gone on to work in a whole range of related occupations. Previous roles include: chief information security officer, forensic computer analyst, information security analyst, penetration tester, security architect, IT security engineer, security systems administrator, and IT security consultant.
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- Digital Technologies
- Networking Concepts And Cyber Security
- Software Development And Application Modelling
- Web Development and Operating Systems
- Commercial Computing
- Cyber Operations And Network Security
- Cyber Security
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- 36 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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We use UCAS points in our offer-making and welcome a wide range of qualifications.
- Foundation Year entry: Typical UCAS offer: 48 points
- Degree entry: Typical UCAS offer: 112 points
- A levels: BBC, CCC plus 16 points from other level 3 qualifications e.g. B at AS
- BTEC: DMM, MMM plus 16 points from other level 3 qualifications
International and mature students with different qualifications and experience are also encouraged to apply.
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International14000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.