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MScCyber Security

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herts.ac.uk/courses/msc-cyber-security 

Overview

This course considers current research and practice in cyber security. You will develop technical expertise and practical skills in the design, management and evaluation of secure systems, and in the use of tools and techniques for penetration testing and cyber defence. This MSc can lead to a career such as a network system administrator, security analyst, ethical hacker or a security consultant.
This course is part of our Masters Programme in Computer Science.

Programme structure

Year 1

Core Modules
Cyber Operations
Cyber Security Masters Project
Distributed Systems Security
Information Security, Management and Compliance
Investigative Methods for Computer Science
Investigative Methods for Computer Science
Penetration Testing
Professional Issues
Professional Issues
Secure Systems Programming

Career opportunities

This masters programme is designed to give Computer Science graduates the specialist, up-to-date skills and knowledge sought after by employers, whether in business, industry, government or research. This particular course will prepare you for a career such as a software engineer, developer or project manager.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States