Glasgow Caledonian University
The course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to build secure networks; concerned with the design and implementation of secure network infrastructures; includes study of security technologies; perimeter security; virtual private networking; and the design; installation; configuration and maintenance of routers and firewalls; includes material required for the Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP) qualification.
A good Honours degree; or advanced qualification in computer science; or cognate discipline from a British university; or recognised overseas institution; or industrial experience in computer networking and an Honours degree; where English is not 1st language: IELTS 6.0 (no element less than 5.5); TOEFL 550 (213 for computer based test) are required.
Modules include: Advanced routing; switching; fundamentals of simulation of computer networks; ethics and technology; network security 1; network security 2; secure converged wide area networks; technology and environmental management; research and project methods; project.
Assessment is based on coursework and examinations; practical computing forms a significant part of assessment; accomplished through coursework and practical tests.
Scholarships of �1,000 are available to all international students; there are no special application forms for scholarships and decisions will be made on the basis of the information provided with the application forms.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 750 per Module (home fees)||9 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 750 per Module (home fees)||30 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,150 per Module (overseas fees)||30 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 750 per Module (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||30 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Glasgow Caledonian University||Glasgow||G4 0BA||Scotland|
Postgraduate Admissions Team
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