Coventry University

Coventry University

Cyber Security

This qualification has been developed in direct response to the need for government and industry to increase cyber management knowledge and expertise in the workplace. This programme aims to provide an educational experience which enables individuals to achieve an integrated understanding of the operation and strategy of management and to develop appropriate intellectual and personal skills.

Entry requirements

Applicants must: be an Honours graduate of any discipline, obtained from a recognised university/HE institution, or hold an equivalent qualification acceptable to Coventry Business School; have a minimum of 2 years' post-degree full-time work experience in a management/administrative/professional capacity;
without an Honours degree BUT with substantial work experience of at least 10 years since leaving secondary school; hold IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600 or equivalent if English is not the applicant's 1st language.

Course modules

Mandatory modules: strategic thinking and analysis; management and leadership; network security; financial accounting and decision making; human resource management, trust and people; marketing principles and crisis communications.
Optional modules: digital security risk and audit management; enterprise and big data management; international cyber and digital law; network defence management.

Assessment methods

Assessment on the course will vary depending on the module being studied. Some modules are 100 per cent coursework and others assessed through a mixture of assignments, viva voce and formal examinations. In addition to written tasks students will be required to deliver presentations to ensure that they develop a full range of communication skills. Coursework can be individual or set in groups, demonstrating a full range of communication skills.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Part-time - 3 years

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Business Engagement Team
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