The Computer Science (Cyber Security) program offered by Staffordshire University is focused around recent advances and developments as well as employer-needs and covers the notion of software weaponisation, and the tools and technologies in discovering the cybercrime.
With us, you will gain advanced knowledge and skills in the theories, principles, practices and technologies of cyber security and digital forensics. Our research-driven and industry-connected academic staff also aim to enrich you in the different ethical and lawful issues, to make you readily employable after graduation.
Our course will provide you with not only a thorough understanding of the tool and techniques involved in cyber security and digital forensics, but the opportunity to specialise in certain branches in each stage of the course.
Modules will give you a rounded knowledge of cyber security, cybercrime analysis, penetration testing, mobile forensics, and digital forensics, ready for you to complete your final dissertation.
After completing the Computer Science (Cyber Security) MSc, you’ll be equipped to work in the following roles:
- Security engineer
- Security analyst
- Security administrator
- Digital Forensic Investigator
- Security specialist
- Security consultant
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Cyber Operations
- Cybercrime Forensic Analysis
- Mobile Forensics
- Operating System Security
- Penetration Testing
- Professional Secure Networks
- 13 months
- 25 months
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences IT Security Cyber Security View 662 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
An undergraduate honours degree (grade 2.2 or above in a related computing discipline from a UK University or the international equivalent).
If you do not meet the above but have significant appropriate experience, your application will be considered, provided that you satisfy the University that you are capable of responding to the challenge of postgraduate work.
International13384 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14500 GBP for the full programme during 13 months.
EU/EEA8386 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9085 GBP for the full programme during 13 months.
- Full-time distance learning: All students - £9,085 per course
- Part-time distance learning: All students - £4,523. per year
- Part-time: EU/EEA - £4,523 per year
Living costs for Stoke-on-Trent
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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