Computer Science and IT
£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
This course aims to provide learners with knowledge of network security issues in a networked environment and the process of preventing and detection common security incidents. The course covers authentication; attacks and malicious codes; the security of remote access; email and web security; the security of directory and file transfer services; storage media; network security; intrusion detection; physical and security and disaster recovery.
Introduction to the module
Introduction to Network Security
Background to Network Security
Network Security Design
Threats to Communication Networks
Principles of Encryption
Implementing Encryption in Networks
Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems
1. Understand computer network security
2. Understand methods of maintaining computer security
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.