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Computer Science for Cyber Security (Hons) (with Sandwich Year)

University of Bradford

48 months
Duration
21124 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Join the Computer Science for Cyber Security (Hons) (with Sandwich Year) programme from University of Bradford and develop the skills you need for a career as a cyber security professional, working in a rapidly growing and vitally important industry.

Overview

The Computer Science for Cyber Security (Hons) (with Sandwich Year) programme from University of Bradford blends core computer science disciplines with specialist areas of cyber security such as:

  • cryptography
  • security technologies
  • computer communications and networks
  • electronic business

The placement year in industry enables you to build contacts whilst developing your skills and professional confidence.

If you enjoy solving problems, are innovative and creative, and have a passionate interest in technology this programme is tailor made for you. Our graduates make a positive impact on society, not only through preventing and reducing cyber security attacks, but by applying the wide-ranging skills developed on this programme in other areas of information technology.

Career prospects

The importance of cyber security is growing in every area of our technology driven, interconnected society – from state sponsored hacking, to industrial espionage to personal privacy, the subject is now high profile and high priority.

Knowledge in this area is in high demand, and there is a significant skills gap – meaning you’ll be highly employable. A range of other career opportunities will also be open to you on graduation.

Computers are what underpin, support and transform science, business, society and every aspect of modern life. Our graduates have been highly regarded and sought after.

Recent computing graduates have gone on to work in many fascinating areas and industries. Examples of career roles entered by recent Computing graduates include:

  • Security Consultant
  • Penetration Tester
  • Information Security Specialist
  • Software Developer
  • System Architect
  • Data Scientist
  • Computer Science Teacher, and many more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Database Systems
  • Data Structure and Algorithms
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Enterprise-Pro
  • Computer Communications and Networks
  • System Security Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typical offer - 112 UCAS tariff points.
  • We take into consideration a number of factors when assessing your application. It's not just about your grades; we take the time to understand your personal circumstances and make decisions based on your potential to thrive at university and beyond.
  • A levels -There are no specific subject requirements.
  • BTEC - Extended Diploma - DMM 
  • Applicants on Access Programmes - There are no specific subject requirements.
  • International Baccalaureate requirements - 112 points to include at least 2 HL subjects plus HL 3 or SL 4 in Maths.
  • Plus minimum of GCSE English Language and Maths at grade C or 4 (equivalents accepted).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21124 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21124 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • Home: £9,250 (sandwich year: £925)
  • International: £21,124 (sandwich year: £2,112)

Living costs for Bradford

713 - 1353 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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