Title: Msc Cyber Security
With the dramatic increase in high-profile cyber security incidents reported in the media, the demand for highly skilled security professionals is growing significantly as businesses across the globe seek to protect their networks and data. Our MSc Cyber Security provides you with a critical understanding of information governance and assurance, combined with technology risk management practices.
In addition to developing the key skills for handling security incidents, you will learn how to identify new and existing threats and the methods by which to reduce them. You will be taught by our experience academics, guiding you as you analyse and evaluate the theories, principles and applications associated within the field. They will encourage you to question current approaches and processes in the field of information and cyber security.
You will learn how to professionally, systematically and critically understand information governance and assurance along with technology risk management practices. The course will develop and enhance your ability to handle security incidents as well as identifying new and existing threats and determining methods to minimise them.
Fees: £8,100 1 year
Intakes:September/ January / May
Level of study: Level 7 MA
Mode of study: Full Time
Duration: 1 Year
Entry requirements: Minimum of a 2:2 (second class) honors degree or equivalent from a recognised university. Professional qualifications may also be accepted.
If you don’t meet these entry requirements, you may be eligible to study our BSc (Hons) Applied Computing (Top-Up) programme which is also taught at our London Campus. Successful completion of this Top-Up degree with a minimum of a 2:2 award will give you entry on to this Masters programme.
Assessment method: Throughout the course, you will be able to trial new approaches and processes in a safe environment, working on real-life scenarios and case studies.
You will be assessed using a mix of coursework and exams.