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Cybersecurity (including a Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

University of Chester

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Chester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Gain the much-sought-after skills you need to understand and react to security threats on information systems in a connected world.

Course overview

Accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional.

The security of computers, systems and information is of paramount importance to all nations. In response to security dangers, this course will give you knowledge of the threats, and provide you with the chance to gain the skills and expertise to investigate, police, and react accordingly, and to protect systems and organisations.

Why study this course with us?

We have worked hard to establish an expert capability in cybersecurity for you to fully benefit from this course. This includes several experts actively engaged in the field, who can provide expertise in investigation and cybercrime; in the practice of and theory behind exploitation and protection (security) measures; and in the application of cybersecurity aspects to business and organisations.

Our teaching material is kept cutting edge, and our techniques are extremely engaging, including real-world examples and practices.

Assessment

Assessment employs assignments, project work and examinations. In line with the requirements of industry, all our modules have been designed from the ground up to incorporate assessment of key skills, as well as subject-related skills.

Job prospects

Cybersecurity graduates are in great demand across a variety of jobs, including in policing, in the government and government-run bodies, in industry from small companies to the very largest, in banking, and in the military and intelligence agencies.

Application deadline

25 January

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University information

University of Chester

  • University League Table

    60th

  • Campus address

    University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 4BJ, England

A beautiful, historic and exciting city lies at the heart of the student experience. Chester offers a welcoming community with plenty to keep students busy.
With over 15,000 students from 130 countries, Chester provides a vibrant, diverse and safe location for an ever-growing number of international students.
International students can choose from over 200 courses across all levels, all with an emphasis on how practical learning increases employability prospects.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    65th out of 114 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    122 52%

    74th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    79.0 79%

    58th

    28
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.91 78%

    27th

    21

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