University of Portsmouth
Computer and Information Security
Suitable for current and training security professionals, this course provides a detailed and contemporary education in computer and information technology security. It covers security at various stages of the software development process as its specification, implementation and its capability of digital forensics analysis, resulting in your deep understanding of the value of security.
A 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject such as computer sciences, information security, software engineering, forensics or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications in information technology security. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.
Modules include: Computer security; computer forensic investigation and cryptography; formal approaches to software development; risk management and data analysis; Master�s project.
Assessment is based on written assignments, presentations as well as group and individual lab-based assessments and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,100 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,700 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,370 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|
Admissions Team, Faculty of Technology
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