Taught modules are mostly delivered by researchers, who contribute to international research literature, ensuring that the course is relevant and up-to-date. Underpinned by a strong foundation in research, you will benefit from learning the technical skills and knowledge needed to practice on real-world problems throughout the course, equipping you with the expertise needed in systems engineering and network security.
Information Security offered by University of Brighton will give you the opportunity to engage with research activities and projects that are relevant to the latest industry challenges. You will also have the chance to attend professional networking events, take part in hacker sessions and meetings of the Secure and Dependable Software Systems (SenSe) group, which feature talks from leading researchers, government agencies, local businesses and relevant societies.
Your learning will also be supported by access to facilities including computer and research laboratories, which include industry-standard software developed by our researchers at Brighton.
There is a huge demand for information security specialists across the world. Occupational Outlook Handbook predicts that the demand for information security professionals will increase jobs in the next seven years.
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Programme StructureCore modules:
- Security and Dependability
- Secure Information Systems Engineering
- System and Network Security
- Information Security Management
- Research Methods
- Software Architecture
- Distributed System Principles
- Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery in Data
- 13 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences IT Security View 231 other Masters in Informatics & Information Sciences in United Kingdom
Honours degree at 2:1 or above, or equivalent work experience.
International15012 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15012 GBP per year and a duration of 13 months.
EU/EEA6426 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6426 GBP per year and a duration of 13 months.
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