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  • Qualification

    HNC - Higher National Certificate

  • Location

    Falkirk Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Please note that due to COVID-19, this course will initially be delivered via a blended learning approach, which may include face-to-face learning in the classroom, remote learning off-campus and digital learning. When delivery is taking place on-campus, there will be reduced student numbers and physical distancing measures in place.

Cyber security is an ongoing key priority for businesses and government in order to protect against digital threats to personal data and business systems. Skills to help prevent attacks are in short supply and this course aims to equip students with the knowledge required to progress to a career in cyber security. Students on this course will learn the basics of cyber resilience, from ethical hacking to data recovery.

Career Paths

After successfully completing this course you'll have the skills needed to get an entry level role in the cyber security or networking industry.

Progression

You could develop your skills further by studying another course, such as HND Cyber Security.

The HNC Cyber Security should allow direct entry into the second year of most degree related to Cyber Security

Tuition fees

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£ 6,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Forth Valley College of Further and Higher Education

  • Campus address

    Forth Valley College of Further and Higher Education, Grangemouth Road, Falkirk, Falkirk, FK2 9AD, Scotland

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