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Birmingham City University

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Birmingham City University

Computer Networks and Security

Our Computer Networks and Security MSci degree focuses on the practical needs of businesses that require high quality computer security and network security. You will study a well-rounded curriculum in computer network engineering, programming, server systems, security theory and practice, as well as management-level skills such as project and change management, in order to maximise your career potential. Our approach prioritises the practical skills sought by industry, backing this up with a thorough understanding of theory. You will learn the latest in computing and network and security technologies, backed by the opportunity to gain additional accreditation from Cisco and the Linux Professional Institute. Our course has a 96 per cent student satisfaction rating (National Student Survey, 2016), displaying the quality and clarity of our teaching. You’ll be based in Millennium Point at our City Centre Campus. In 2017, we are spending £8.7 million on improvements to our facilities so you’ll have even more access to dedicated, industry-standard equipment. We are also home to a Cisco Systems and a Microsoft Academy Centre – one of Microsoft’s top UK university-based academies. The course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). All accreditations will be renewed in accordance with the accreditor’s standard review process and subject to the University maintaining the same high standards of course delivery. Choosing to study the MSci integrated Master’s degree programme will enable you to stand out from the crowd on graduation with a Master’s level qualification. You will also undertake a final year project which will help you to develop advanced technical and professional skills.

  • Qualification
    Master of Science (with Honours) - Msci (Hon)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Millennium Point Campus,Birmingham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Qualification
    Master of Science (with Honours) - Msci (Hon)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Millennium Point Campus,Birmingham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250