Cyber Security degree offered at Lancaster University is one of the greatest challenges of contemporary society, and it will only become more complicated as we progress. As a result, our GCHQ accredited programme provides you with the depth of knowledge and wealth of skills required to engage with and overcome these challenges.
During your study, you will work within our world-class ICT Centre of Excellence, InfoLab21. Here you will study and explore eight taught modules and complete a substantial research project. These interdisciplinary modules will allow you to draw on expertise from four specialist departments: School of Computing and Communication; Law; Sociology; and Politics, Philosophy and Religion.
Through studying these modules, you will develop a range of technical skills and gain specialist knowledge that will be invaluable as you progress in your career. Modules include: Information System Penetration and Countermeasures; Network and Systems Security; and Cybercrime.
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- Information System Security Management
- Information System Penetration and Countermeasures
- Information System Forensic Investigation
- Information System Risk Management
- Network and Systems Security
- MSc Dissertation
- Digital Forensics
- 12 months
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Most courses do not have a deadline for application, we recommend that you apply as early as possible as some courses do fill up and close applications early.
DisciplinesIT Security Cyber Security Software Engineering View 124 other Masters in IT Security in United Kingdom
2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in Computer Science, Computer Security or similar degrees.
Some programming experience may be advantageous.
Relevant professional experience within cyber security industry will be considered.
International24430 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 24430 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
National11420 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11420 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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