Applied Cyber Security with Professional Internship

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Applied Cyber Security with Professional Internship
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 99073 (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
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

Expand+2 years full-time.

Timetable
The six taught modules are normally each delivered over a four week period. In the first week students carry out background work based on material supplied specifically for each module in preparation for the rest of t...

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Entry Requirements

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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 with Computer Science or ...

Number of Places Places available: 25
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 co...

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 only available as a full-time option:

Year 1: Consists of six taught modules ...

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 betwee...

Further Enquiries Dr Kieran McLaughlin 
Course Director
EEECS
Email: eeecs@qub.ac.uk
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