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Cyber Security

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)

12 months
Duration
1146 GBP/module
667 GBP/module
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About

This Cyber Security course from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) seeks to address the cyber skills gap, providing you with an advanced knowledge and understanding of cyber security issues. 

Overview

Practical and technically focused, it's ideal for graduates of computing based degrees and related disciplines who wish to deepen and extend their knowledge in this area.

You'll study complex, mission critical systems and apply your learning through hands-on projects that solve real-world problems.  You will graduate well-prepared for rewarding roles within this field of work.

Why UWE Bristol? 

Learn from dedicated, research-active staff with industrial experience and connections with industry. Hear from eminent industry figures as you develop the broad, practical skills you will need to succeed.

Through access to sophisticated equipment including simulation software and hardware, you will test your ideas and strategies and become an adaptable, capable security expert.

Careers / Further study

Graduates of this Cyber Security course from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will have the knowledge and skills required to take on senior technical roles within cyber security. You could go on to work within a large corporate environment or an SME, taking on a role such as Security Engineer, Information Security Analyst, Information Security Manager or Senior IT Auditor.

You could also go on to managerial roles in cyber security or consulting work. You might also continue on to a PhD in a related subject.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer and Network Security
  • Information Risk Management
  • Parallel Computing
  • Cyber Security Futures Emerging Trends and Challenges
  • Analysis and Verification of Concurrent Systems
  • Critical Systems Security
  • IoT System Security
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We normally require an honours degree at 2:2 or above in a computing based degree or a similar technical discipline. It is essential to have a good knowledge of programming, you should describe in detail your experience of programming in your application.
  • We can consider applicants who do not meet the normal entry requirements, but who have relevant professional experience or qualifications. In your application, you should describe in detail your professional experience and qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1146 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1146 GBP per module during 12 months.
  • National

    667 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 667 GBP per module during 12 months.
  • Module Fee (15 Credit)

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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