Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

IT Security

This course provides a broad education in the area of computer and internet security, combining both technical and managerial aspects. The programme will also allow students to design and evaluate computer forensics investigations within an organisation. If you're looking to work in computing and technology industries, this is a great fast-track conversion course for graduates from disciplines unrelated to IT and computing. This course also offers the opportunity to take a year's work placement.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (2.2 minimum) or equivalent in computer science or computing related subject; applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Course modules

Information Security Management; Computer Forensics; Computer Security; Internet Programming; Network and Cloud Security; Research Methods; Major Project.

Assessment methods

Research project; vivas and demonstrations; written assignments; case studies; oral presentations; coursework reports.

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 - 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 - 2 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2018 - 2 Years
MSc Full-time January 2019 - 1 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2019 - 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus NG11 8NS East Midlands

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