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Cyber Security (Level 6)

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Cardonald Campus

Content

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.

Content includes:
Ethical hacking; Digital forensics; Data security; Linux; Web applications; Networking.

Entry Requirements

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.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND programme

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

6