Computer Science and IT
£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
This unit aims to provide learners with the necessary knowledge and understanding of securing computing systems and how to implement and manage cyber security in an enterprise environment. The unit will focus on the core principles to consider in order to secure systems appropriately. Learners will develop the knowledge and skills relating to security, detection, information and attack management in order to protect an organisation in the event of a cyber security attack.
Introduction to the module
Understanding the principle of cyber security
Understanding the importance of user awareness
Understanding cyber security testing
Understand how to manage a cyber-attack
Be able to manage cyber security in an organization
1. Understand the principles of cyber security
2. Understand the importance of user awareness
3. Understand cyber security protection methods
4. Understand cyber security testing
5. Understand how to manage a cyber-attack
6. Be able to manage cyber security in an organisation
Citizens of the following countries are eligible for a 50% scholarship upon writing a personal statement. All scholarships are to be approved by the Academic Board. The list of countries are: Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Bhutan, Morocco, Vietnam, Papua New Guinea, Laos, Cambodia, India, Nigeria, Ghana, Bangladesh, Laos, Myanmar, Pakistan, Nepal and South Africa. Please talk to your student counselor and ask for the Coupon Code to get the 50% Tuition Waiver.
To pass the unit a 40% overall grade must be achieved.