University of York
Typically, you will have achieved at least an upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a computing-related discipline. The course has been designed for students who already possess a strong computer science, software engineering or information technology background. We are willing to consider applications from those who do not fit this profile. We will, for example, consider applicants who do not have an appropriate qualification but have appropriate industrial experience. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.
Modules include: Identity trust reputation and their applications; cryptography theory and applications; networks and communications security (threats, attacks and countermeasures); malware and other malfeasance; cyber security research skills; wider aspects of cyber security; rigour in secure system development assessment; forensic analysis of cyber incidents; independent study module (cyber security individual project).
All taught modules on the are examined by open assessments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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