University of Essex
Computer Networks and Security
Our applicants should have a 1st, 2.1 or high 2.2 degree, or equivalent, in computer science, electronic engineering or a related discipline. If English is not your 1st language, then we require IELTS 6.0, or equivalent.
Core modules: Computer security; IP networking and applications; networking principles; networks laboratory; professional practice and research methodology; programming in java; project and dissertation. Optional modules include: Advanced transport networks; advanced web technologies; cloud technologies and systems; computer security; converged networks and services; cryptography and codes; IP networking and applications; management and delivery of multimedia; mobile and social application programming; mobile communications; network security and cryptographic principles; networking principles; networks laboratory; programming in java.
Combination of written coursework, end-of-term tests, practical and laboratory work (where appropriate) and end-of-year exams. During the summer, you will work on a dissertation or individual project included in your final grade.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|