Applied Cyber Security BSc (Hons)

University of South Wales

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( 4.2) 1727 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE 7B9P
Attacks on computer systems and technology are increasing, making cyber security a growing discipline. With a shortage of experts to deal with the threat, graduates with the right skills are likely to be in high demand.This is a practical Cyber Security course where you will work with industry to become a highly skilled graduate. Through projects and study, you will learn how to keep computer systems free of interference and find solutions to real-life problems. You will work directly on live... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
26th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
107th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
77th

Start date and duration

Start date
16-SEP-19
Full Time
3 Years

Others in Computing

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Software Engineering

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Software Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Software Engineering graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Others in Computing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Information & Communication technology
49%
Computing
28%
Mathematics
22%
Physics
11%
History
8%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,600 per year
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Latest Internet Security Systems reviews

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M
Matthew
22 Oct 18

Applied Cyber Security BSc (Hons)

Very Good, The course is very good, there is a lot of practical elements and a fair bit of industry engagement. I like...
J
Jemma
17 Oct 18

Applied Cyber Security BSc (Hons)

it's been exciting, going out most nights, socialising with class mates outside university and having really nice...

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University of South Wales
CompUniGuide ranking
107th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
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The University of South Wales (USW) is one of the largest universities in the UK, offering students excellent opportunities and prospects. With campuses throughout south Wales, in Pontypridd, Cardiff and Newport, students can enjoy city life, stunning beaches and breathtaking countryside. USW Newport is based in the heart of the city centre, USW Cardiff is home to creative industries students and USW Pontypridd is made up of two sites: Treforest and Glyntaff. Students across each location enjoy a busy Students’ Union, with plenty of sports teams, clubs and societies to choose from. There are also Halls of Residence available at each location. There’s plenty of support on offer, from a Careers and Employability Service to a Student Money Advice Team.

Where you'll study

University of South Wales

Newport City Campus
Usk Way
Newport
NP20 2BP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Rogerstone  2.2 miles away

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