HND Cyber Security is an SCQF Level 8 course which will teach you how to protect networks, IT systems and individuals against Cyber-attacks and Cyber threats, and to understand your legal, ethical and professional responsibilities.
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. Employment in the area of Cyber security is predicted to increase fivefold in the next two years and there is already a shortage of people who are able to work in this field.
This course provides you with in-depth skills and knowledge to prepare for further study or employment in this rapidly developing area. The course is delivered by lecturers with a wide range of industry experience.
2 relevant Highers plus 3 subjects at National 5 at B including Computing Science; or NQ Computing: Software Development; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.
Year 2 or 3 entry to a relevant degree course.
Applied Computing and Digital Technologies