Applied Cyber Security

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Applied Cyber Security
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 83454 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2019
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements

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Graduate
Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering, Mathematics with Computer Science, Physics wi...

Course Content

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The world’s online security depends on you. Step up to the plate with this fascinating Master’s course, taught by experts at one of the world’s leading cyber security hubs.

ABOUT YOU
You’ll be analytical, technical and a modern-day cod...

Subjects Taught

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The course comprises six taught modules and a research project, and provides a broad foundation in cyber security.

The MSc in Applied Cyber Security is available in a full-time or a part-time option.

Full-time (1-year): Consis...

Assessment Method Written examination
Coursework/lab work
Research project dissertation

Assessment criteria are linked to the learning outcomes for each module. A range of assessment instruments are used including laboratory-based assignments, individual projects, practical exams, presentations, written coursework and unseen written exams.
Careers or Further Progression

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Introduction
In keeping with the aims of GCHQ/NCSC certified Master’s courses, this programme is intended to provide:

• a deeper understanding of cyber security concepts, principles, technologies and practices.
• a bridge betwe...

Further Enquiries Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Senior Lecturer
kieran.mclaughlin@qub.ac.uk
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