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Cyber Security BSc (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Course info

UCAS CODE GG4N
Course summaryStudy diverse cyber-security and computing topics.Develop knowledge of web and mobile security, and their governance.Build a solid theoretical grounding in systems, networks and data communication.Gain useful industry credentials through British Computer Society accreditation.Have the opportunity to work abroad — with the possibility of Erasmus funding being available for European placements.On this course, youll learn about cyber security from penetration testing to ethical ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

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CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
66th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Computer Science

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 - 70 = 30% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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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

Computer Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
28%
Information & Communication technology
23%
Computing
20%
Business Studies
15%
Media Studies
13%

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Latest Information Security reviews

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Tom
28 Mar 22

Cyber Security BSc (Hons)

Sheffield is a great university city and is well set up to be one. With two universities there is a huge range of...
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Riyadul
19 Mar 22

Cyber Security BSc (Hons)

The environment and the labs are really great, just wished that we would have better lecturers and my experience would...

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How Information Security students rated:

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,130 reviews

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Sheffield Hallam University
CUG ranking
66th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Sheffield Hallam University is one of the largest universities in the UK. It is spread over two campuses across the city of Sheffield, a popular student city. Sheffield is home to a student population of over 60,000. There’s lots to enjoy when not studying, from independent shops to vibrant nightlife. The Peak District National Park can be reached by bus in just 20 minutes and other city centres across the UK are accessible by train. The university teaches undergraduate and postgraduate courses that span a large variety of subject areas. It has one of the oldest art and design institutions in the country and is one of the largest providers for courses in health and social care and teacher training. Courses at Sheffield Hallam have a focus on applied learning and come with a guarantee of work experience.

Where you'll study

Sheffield Hallam University

City Campus Howard Street Sheffield
S1 1WB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.1 miles away