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Cyber Security

University of the West of Scotland

Venues

Lanarkshire Campus

Content

Cyber Security includes the development of many industry relevant skills based around the ethical hacking framework.

This is all underpinned by a thorough knowledge of both networking (CCNA) and programming theory.

Graduates of this degree will be equipped to provide network security support in CSE and CSO roles, for companies in many diverse sectors such as healthcare, banking and finance.

Entry Requirements

2022 entry requirements
Standard entry:
4 Highers at ABBB including Maths, Computing Science or Physics plus English at National 5.

Entry to year 2 is possible with 3 Advanced Highers at CCC including Computing Science plus English at National 5.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBBB including Maths, Computing Science or Physics plus English at National 5.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BEng Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

1200

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Science

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.uws.ac.uk

Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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