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Computer Security and Forensics (Part-Time)

University of Greenwich
London, Great Britain
Part-time
Duration
6 Years
Language
English

Program Description

This degree equips you with the investigative skills, tools and techniques that are fundamental to computer security and forensics.

On this computer security and forensics degree, you will gain practical experience in using current generation tools and techniques for developing, maintaining and designing secure computer systems. The modules you can study include Penetration Testing and Ethical Vulnerability Scanning, Computer Forensics and Information Security.

Entry Requirements

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Education
High School Diploma (or equivalent)
16
or
Foundation Year
55
English Level
IELTS
6
or
PTE
51
or
TOEFL (internet based)
60
Required Documents
Certified Copy of the English Certification
ID Certified Copy
Passport Certified Copy
Certified Copy of the High School Diploma (or equivalent)
Student Visa
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Notes:

Other accepted qualifications:

  • Applicants with professional qualifications and/or four years of full-time work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Alternative English language requirements:

  • Apolytirion with grade 17 in English.
  • University of Greenwich English Language Test (OIETC): Overall grade B2+ with B2 in each skill.

Important Information:

  • If your English language qualification is below the standard requirements listed above, you may be eligible for our online pre-sessional English (PSE) programme.
  • If you do not currently hold an IELTS and think you might need a pre-sessional English programme to reach the required level, you can also take the University's English Language Test (UOGELT). If you do not achieve the required score for direct entry, you will be eligible to study our online pre-sessional course using your UOGELT result.

Curriculum

Year 1

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options:

Computer and Communication Systems (15 credits)
Introduction to Computer Science and its Applications (15 credits)
Paradigms of Programming (30 credits)
Algorithms and Data Structures (15 credits)
Introduction to Compilers (15 credits)
Principles of Software Engineering (15 credits)
Mathematics for Computer Science (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options:

Computer and Communication Systems (15 credits)
Introduction to Computer Science and its Applications (15 credits)
Paradigms of Programming (30 credits)
Algorithms and Data Structures (15 credits)
Introduction to Compilers (15 credits)
Principles of Software Engineering (15 credits)
Mathematics for Computer Science (15 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options:

Advanced Programming (15 credits)
Introduction to Computer Forensics (15 credits)
Computer Networks (15 credits)
Operating Systems (15 credits)
Information Security (15 credits)
Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures (15 credits)
Computational Methods and Numerical Techniques (30 credits)

Year 4

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options:

Advanced Programming (15 credits)
Introduction to Computer Forensics (15 credits)
Computer Networks (15 credits)
Operating Systems (15 credits)
Information Security (15 credits)
Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures (15 credits)
Computational Methods and Numerical Techniques (30 credits)

Year 5

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules:

Penetration Testing and Ethical Vulnerability Scanning (15 credits)
Computer Forensics 3 (15 credits)
Network Security (15 credits)
Coding and Cryptography (15 credits)

Year 6

Final Year Projects (60 credits)

Careers

Graduates from this course can enter a wide variety of careers, such as:

  • cyber security analysts
  • penetration testers
  • network management specialists
  • forensics analysts
  • e-forensics discovery specialists
  • malware reverse engineers

Recent graduates are currently working for the Metropolitan Police Service, KPMG, PwC, Deloitte, MI5 and GCHQ.

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