For September 2019 entry: A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in a required subject of Computer science/IT, Electronics, Law, Psychology, Business, Forensic Science/Investigation or MSc in any subject. If English is not your first language, you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in writing, speaking, listening and reading.
For September 2020 entry: A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject. If English is not your first language, you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in writing, speaking, listening and reading.
Cyberspace is a vast, complex and still evolving community that presents enterprise, industry and governments with on-going security management challenges, as it grows on an exponential scale. Bournemouth University’s MSc in Cyber Security & Human Factors has been developed in response to the needs of the computing and security sectors worldwide. Graduates from this course will be equipped with technical know-how to protect and prevent, and the ability to assess risk and manage incidents. On this course, you’ll gain an understanding of cyber security by investigating threat, vulnerabilities and impact risk, the contagion of fear, uncertainty and doubt, managing human factors in security, trust management and information assurance. Part-time students can take each unit separately as CPD, building up to a full Master’s.