University of York
This course emphasises the important technical material that will helps students to make effective cyber security decisions, and addresses issues such as: identity; trust and reputation; cryptography; network security; malware and intrusion detection; risk management; development of high assurance systems.
Applicants will have achieved at least an upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a computing-related discipline.
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.
A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 20,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,340 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 6,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||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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