Today’s society relies on computing and computer technology, creating a high demand for internet security products and services as well as people with the knowledge and expertise to design, implement and manage secure internet applications. While this pathway is mostly technical in focus, you will also learn about the business context and develop interpersonal skills that are vital to problem solving in business.
Whichever option you take, you will study six modules and complete a dissertation. Some of the optional modules are only offered according to staff availability and student numbers.
When you graduate from this Computing (Web Technology and Security) course from University of Northampton you will be able to embark upon a range of careers in the broad IT and computing industry. There is a continuing demand for well-trained staff in this industry.
Some examples of job roles include: Information Technology' Manager, Chief Technology Officer, Chief Information Offcer, Lead Information Architect , Chief Information Security Officer/Analyst Information Security Risk Officer, Project Web Programmer/Developer/Designer, Lead Software Developer, Information Security Consultant, Cyber Security Manager , Source Code Auditor, IT Security Operations Specialist
- Intelligent Systems
- Distributed Systems
- Media Techniques
- Internet Programming
- Internet Security
- Specification Analysis and Design
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences IT Security Web Technologies & Cloud Computing View 619 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
- Applicants will normally hold a recognised first or second class honours degree from a UK university or international equivalent in a relevant subject. We expect that you will have a working knowledge of computers and networks and it is essential that you have practical hands-on experience of at least one programming language.
International12750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 12750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Part Time: £3,750 (Year one 100 Credits) £3,000 (Year two 80 Credits)
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.