Cyber Security (Hons) DIL at Staffordshire University is designed to launch your future career in the protection of software and hardware against malicious threats. Our course 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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- Software Development and Application Modelling
- Digital Technologies
- Networking Concepts and Cyber Security
- Web Development and Operating Systems
- Commercial Computing
- Ethical Hacking
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences Web Technologies & Cloud Computing Cyber Security View 825 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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
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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.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.