Computer Networks and Security with foundation BSc (Hons)

University of Bolton

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UCAS CODE G481
From hacking to espionage, user error to equipment malfunction – organisations rely on talented and well-qualified professionals to keep their data safe. Our BSc (Hons) Computer Networks and Security with foundation year offers the applied skills and understanding needed for a career helping to keep the modern world running smoothly.Recent news reports reveal data breaches at large corporations and some people say the age of cyber-warfare has already begun. The need for talented, professional ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
70th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
127th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
100th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Others in Technology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Technology graduate salary at this uni
£25,000
UK Others in Technology graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£11,650 per year
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£11,650 per year
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Latest Computer Communications and Networking reviews

Computer Communications and Networking
SR
Student Reviewer
09 Nov 16

Loving it, I was told "you will be a name not a number", it was...

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How Computer Communications and Networking students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 4 reviews

5 star 50%
4 star 25%
3 star 0%
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1 star 25%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 920 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 44%
3 star 21%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
University of Bolton
CompUniGuide ranking
127th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The university was crowned University of the Year in Greater Manchester, as well as being awarded a silver rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Students are also very happy there, proved by their number one ranking for Greater Manchester ranking in the Complete University Guide 2019 for student satisfaction. University of Bolton is a modern, town-centre campus, which offers a wide range of taught and research degrees at postgraduate level. The university has a long history (190 years to be exact) of delivering vocational and traditional degrees alongside access, foundation and postgraduate options, with 11,000 students learning in relatively small class sizes with state-of-the-art facilities.

Where you'll study

University of Bolton

Deane Road Bolton
BL3 5AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bolton  0.2 miles away

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