UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Information Security

This programme is designed to provide a fundamental understanding of information security and to convey practical engineering skills.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in computer science, electrical engineering or mathematics, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant work experience may also be taken into account.

Course modules

Modules include: Computer security 1; introduction to cryptography; research in information security. Optional modules: distributed systems and security; people and security; applied cryptography; computer security 2; information security management; language based security; relevant options from other MSC degree programmes.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written examinations, presentations, vivas, tests, coursework, written reports, formal presentations and the research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 24,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,725 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,725 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,725 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,725 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 7937