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BSc (Hons)Computer Networks and Security

Birmingham City University
United Kingdom, Birmingham
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Overview

Our Computer Networks and Security BSc (Hons) degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and focuses on the practical needs of businesses that require high quality computer security and network security.

Secure communication technologies form the bedrock of our modern connected mobile society – our BSc Computer Networks and Security course will equip you to take this revolution to the next level.

The course takes a practice-led approach, making use of equipment and tools found in the workplace. Our approach prioritises the practical skills sought by industry, backing this up with a thorough understanding of theory. The programme delivers the latest in computing and network and security technologies, backed by the opportunity to gain additional accreditation from Cisco and the Linux Professional Institute.

The programme delivers 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, maximising your career potential.

Upon graduation you could progress into a career as a network security engineer, network administrator, network security analyst or network security architect.

Programme structure

We think it’s important that you are assessed in a number of different ways during your Computer Networks and Security BSc (Hons) course. These will include including continuous assessment, in-class tests, examinations, laboratory exercises and project work.

Career opportunities

Our students have gone on to work at companies such as Cisco Systems, Capgemini, Reply, BT, Vodafone, ARM, Exponential-e, Gigaclear and Zepko.

The broad scope of the topics covered throughout the programme will leave you well-equipped to take on roles such as network security engineer, network administrator, network security analyst and network security architect.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States