If there was ever a time to enter the cyber security field, it is now with cyber threats and attacks increasing in both frequency and sophistication. Because of the growth of the Internet the demand for cyber security professionals is increasing rapidly. It is estimated that in 2021 there will be 3.5 million unfilled cyber security jobs worldwide. On this course you will learn how to protect computer operating systems, networks, and data from cyber attacks.
Applications from mature students without formal qualifications will be welcomed, especially if you have the motivation to succeed. Normal minimum qualifications required for mature entrants (21 years and above) are a recognised Computing Access course or business experience in the computing industry using IT related skills and successful completion of an aptitude assessment in maths and English language.
Rack network servers, switches, routers, cables
HAck5 hardware including Wi-Fi pineapple, LAN turtle, USB rubber ducky, HackRF one
Ubertooth Bluetooth adapter
Programmable Logic adapter
Cross College facilities including free Wi-Fi
Course Potential Careers
Hours Per Week
Managing a Successful Computer Project (Pearson-set)
Database Design & Development
Computer Systems Achritecture
Computing Research Project (Pearson-set)
Information Security Management