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Digital Security and Forensics

Glasgow Caledonian University

Content

Year 1
Programming 1, Computer Networking 1, Web Platform Development 1, Integrated Project 1, Mathematics for Computing, Fundamentals of Computing.

Year 2
Secure Systems Administration, Computer Networking 2, Programming 2,Integrated Design Project 2, Database Development, Cyber Security Operations.

Year 3
Quantitative Methods and Cryptography, Digital Forensic Investigation, Ethical Hacking, Regulating the Information Society, Integrated Design Project 3, Research Skills and Professional Issues.

Year 4
Web Application Security, Internet Security, Malware Analysis, Applied Digital Forensics, Honours Project.

Entry Requirements

2025 entry requirements

Standard entry: 4 Highers at BBCC including Maths.

Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BCCC including Maths.

A Foundation Apprenticeship is accepted as equivalent of a non-essential Higher at B.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

I111

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment

Department

Cyber Security and Networks

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Area

Computing and ICT