This NC Cyber Security course is an introductory level course which covers a wide range of subjects, tools and techniques that can enable you to develop your skills in cyber security. From ethical hacking, which forms the bedrock of testing system security, to digital forensics, where students learn to trace cybercriminal footprints using forensic practices.
The course also prioritizes the development of employability skills ensuring students are well-equipped for the job market. Students gain access to diverse activities like employer meet-ups and participation in prestigious competitions like WorldSkills, enhancing their personal and professional development.
Ethical hacking; Digital forensics; Data security; Linux; Web applications; Networking.
2 subjects at National 5 including Maths, Computing, Science or IT, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry may be subject to an interview.
Relevant HNC or HND programme