In this branch of Computer Science at Swansea a holistic and interdisciplinary approach brings together modules on penetration testing, formal modelling, information security management, cryptography and artificial intelligence.
Our brand new £32.5m Computational Foundry lies at the heart of this course. Sophisticated teaching and research equipment include a Vision and Biometric Lab, a Maker Lab, a TechHealth Lab, a Theory Lab, a Cyber Security/Networking Lab, a User Lab and a Visualisation Suite.
The cyber security lab enables you to explore the security landscape, undertake experiments in network security, mobile security, and investigate threats in the context of the Internet of Things.
You will complete this course with an informed and alert mindset suitable for a career in cyber security.
Completing this Cyber Security programme at Swansea University will considerably enhance your cyber security career prospects. Your future pathway might include any of the following.
- Cyber threat analyst
- Penetration tester
- PhD researcher
- Data security analyst
- Secure web developer
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Programme StructureCourses included:
- Information Security Management
- Computer Science Project Research Methods
- Critical Systems
- IT-Security: Cryptography and Network Security
- Security Vulnerabilities and Penetration Testing
- Network and Wireless Security
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesIT Security Cyber Security Artificial Intelligence View 138 other Masters in IT Security in United Kingdom
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- A 2:2 honours degree (or above) in Computer Science or other relevant discipline.
- IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent English test.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.