Bournemouth University

Internet of Things with Cyber Security

In the future, all our objects will act as one. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the connection of intelligent devices that captures data about how we live and what we do. All our domestic appliances and basic networked devices are now being connected up to the Internet and are capable of sensing and transmitting data; it is predicted that there will be more than 20bn connected appliances and other devices by 2020. As the connections grow, devices will exchange data and personal information on an exponential scale, presenting all organisations with on-going security management challenges. This course will produce professionals with strong technical, creative, and intellectual skills. You will share the core modules with the MSc Internet of Things, whilst the specialist units provide a route into Information Assurance and Cyber Security within an IoT context. You will be able to choose to learn how the cyber-threat landscape shapes the development of socio-technical IoT systems and understand how to manage security events and incidents.

Course modules

Core units include: Mobile & Pervasive Technology, Wireless, Sensor and Actuator Networks, Security and Privacy in IoT, Research Methods & Professional Issues & Research Project. Optional units: Cyber Security, Enterprise Digital Forensics & Optional Industrial Placement.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time January 2018 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2018 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 14,000 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 14,000 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site BH12 5BB South West

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