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Cyber Security

City of Glasgow College

Venues

City Campus

Content

NQ Cyber Security is an introductory level course incorporating the National Progression Award (NPA) in Cyber Security at SCQF Level 6.

Cyber-security is one of the fastest evolving areas within business and government today as online systems make up the foundations of the digitally-enabled economy.

The course is an introductory level course enabling learners to develop a basic understanding of the fundamental tools and techniques of key areas such as Data Security, Digital forensics and Ethical Hacking.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English, Maths and Computing Science or Physics, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Cyber Security or HNC Computing: Networking and Cyber Security

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Computing and Digital Technologies

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Computing and ICT