Diploma in Cyber security – Level 4: (48 weeks, online, tutor-supported)
Flexible: (120 Credits/ 6 Modules) Flexible and Tutor-Supported Learning: Study Online – with cutting-edge interactive software, videos, audio and content – at a time and place that suits you and your business!
Expert Tutors: Our accredited tutors have all worked in senior information and cyber security planning roles in major global businesses and/or law-enforcement agencies. Each module has a specialist module tutor to support student learning.
CISSP Preparation: Covers content that maps to most of the 8 subject matter domains within the formal Core Body of Knowledge (CBK) required for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) – the Cyber Security ‘gold standard’ qualification
Networking: Meet new colleagues and industry peers through our virtual global networking and discussion forums. You will also be entitled to free attendance at our Global Cyber Academy ‘live’ business network seminars in London
Modules: 6 exciting Modules, each taking eight weeks
Module 1: Cyber Threat and Risk (20 Credits); Module 2: Network Security and Data Communications (20 Credits); Module 3: Databases and Programming (20 Credits); Module 4: Incident Response, Investigations and Forensics (20 Credits); Module 5: Security Strategy: Laws, Policies and Implementation (20 Credits); Module 6a: Cyber Security: Banking and Finance (20 Credits) or Module 6b: Cyber Wars (20 Credits)
Assessment: One formal assignment at the module end. Informal (formative) exercises during module. Formal assessments include business reports and presentations. Informal include quizzes, comprehension, brainstorming and practice reports.
EU GDPR: Covered in an advanced manner via a dedicated module to data security
Accreditation: Pass every module to earn a Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security issued by the eminent UK Higher Education awarding body, Qualifi*
*Progression Routes to University: Learners who pass Level 4 and Level 5 Diplomas, may progress into the Final Year of the Anglia Ruskin University Cyber Security Degree