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Cyber Security with Forensics BSc (Hons) Sheffield Hallam University

UK

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- Develop the skills to design and secure complex information systems.- Learn to respond appropriately to security incidents by gathering evidence and gaining an understanding of the legal and regulatory environment around complex information systems.The course is accredited by the British Computer Society, and accordingly includes a number of topics fundamental to all computing studies, including principles of security, computing, architecture and networking, databases and programming.**How you learn**You will gain practical experience by installing, configuring, securing and troubleshooting a range of computer systems and networking technologies. You will assess systems for vulnerabilities and detect network intrusions. You will analyse and interpret digital evidence, collected from computers and mobile devices, providing reports to the clients.**You learn through**- lectures- seminars- practical tutorial sessions**Applied learning****Work placements**In the third year, you will have the opportunity to take a year-long paid work placement. This gives you a real-world experience to apply your knowledge and skills in industry, preparing you for your future career.Organisations are looking for experienced staff, and a work placement in industry will provide you with the experience added to your CV in order to secure a desirable security and forensics related position in a competitive job market. Our dedicated placement team will support you through the application process.During the placement year, you will be mentored by a member of academic staff, who will visit you at your placement. Previous students have worked at organisations including- Regional Cyber Crime Unit- HSBC- CYFOR- 3Squared- Satisnet- Next- Sec-1**Live projects**You will undertake an individual project which will enable you to develop your investigative skills in a particular security area of your choice.**Networking opportunities**We include seminars and workshops run by the Institution of Engineering and Technology and by employers such as IBM, BT, Satisnet and Citrix.

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Here are the different ways in which you can study Cyber Security with Forensics BSc (Hons).

Full Time (4 Years)

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From

Sep-22

Venue

Main Site

City Campus,

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

Full Time (3 Years)

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From

Sep-22

Venue

Main Site

City Campus,

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

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