HNC Cyber Security aims to give students a fundamental understanding of how to protect networks, IT systems and individuals against Cyber-attacks and Cyber threats.
Cyber-security is a fast evolving area within business and government today, as online systems make up the foundations of the digitally-enabled economy.
In studying this award you will cover a range of practical, industry-relevant subjects including such as:
Data Security; Securing Networking Devices; Scripting for Security; Computer Programming; Digital Forensics Case Studies; Ethical Hacking; Penetration Testing.
1 Higher plus Maths at National 5; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry subject to interview.
Computing and Digital Technologies