• Computing

    HND Cyber Security

  • SCQF Level

    Level 8

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full-time, one year

  • Start Date

    Aug 2024


In today's tech-driven world, the demand for IT and cyber security experts is growing. Organisations rely on computing and digital systems, making cyber security a crucial aspect of their operations. The HND Cyber Security course equips you with the skills to navigate this dynamic landscape, offering insights into data breaches and strategies to safeguard information.

Entry Enquirements

To join the course, you'll need:

  • a 15-credit HNC Cyber Security
  • an interview with us to discuss your aspirations

Course Content

If you're intrigued by computing, IT systems, and the cyber security, this course helps you towards a promising career. You may also learn about the following:

  • cybersecurity fundamentals using cutting-edge technologies
  • digital forensics process for computers, networks, and virtual infrastructures
  • design, implementation, and maintenance of secure network infrastructure
  • threats, protocols, and security measures for wireless devices
  • exploration of computer operating systems

Plus, get hands-on experience with a team-based ICT project.

Next Steps and Career Opportunities

Upon successfully completing this course, you may:

  • progress to a relevant university degree programme
  • start your career in cybersecurity, software development, or database design

Why Choose This Course?

With hands-on experiences and cutting-edge knowledge, this course not only equip you with technical skills but also nurtures problem-solving and analytical thinking. You may have the opportunity to develop a versatile skill set, making you an asset in various industries.

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Start Date

Aug 2024

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