Is this course for me?
Our Master of Science in Computing in Cybersecurity (with a number of names award options) is a three block programme followed by a dissertation. Developed in collaboration with the IT industry following graduation you'll be perfectly positioned to make the most of your future career opportunities in cybersecurity.
At the heart of the course is a focus on a range of topics applicable to Cybersecurity, Software Compliance, Threat Management and Information security Management. This is followed by a dissertation where you can apply your learning to demonstrate an extended knowledge and ability in that area. The dissertation will normally be completed over one or two semesters.
After successfully completing the common entry, students get to choose one of the following specialisms:
Cybersecurity with Software Compliance
Cybersecurity with Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity with Information Security Management
Cybersecurity with Threat Management
Successful graduates find opportunities in companies with any large IT infrastructure, as well as the Payment Card industry and in Financial Services. Roles include becoming a Security Incident Analyst, a Secure Systems Manager or IT Security Threat Analyst.
• Flexible part-time and full-time options
• Industry input into course design
• Excellent career opportunities for graduates
• An area of high skills demand.