Taught course

Cyber Security

Institution
Edge Hill University · Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

To join this MSc you should have a degree equivalent to UK second class honours, comprising 50% or more of content in a computing-related discipline. Equivalent knowledge gained in alternative ways, for example through professional experience or completion of BCS Professional Diploma in IT (Level 6), is also accepted for entry to this programme.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This MSc addresses the lack of security awareness, particularly in small and medium-sized enterprises, by increasing relevant knowledge and skills in line with the UK Governments National Cyber Security Strategy, while also addressing the national skills shortage in information security.

You will develop an understanding of current issues in information security and cyber security, together with an in-depth knowledge of a variety of techniques for strategically managing IT, both as a resource and for analysing and controlling security risks.

Information for international students

For overseas applicants, IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
study@edgehill.ac.uk
Phone
01695 657000