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Computer Security and Networks MSc

Computer Security and Networks MSc

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Computer Security Systems Computer Communications And Networking

Course type


Course Summary

This master’s course is great if you want to become an expert in computer security and networks. Whether you want to continue in your computer science studies or turn your industry experience into qualifications, this is the ideal course for you. Employers are crying out for security and network experts in all areas. You study a combination of modules, from Systems Administration and Security through to Mobile Systems and Communications, making sure you have the right skills for business. You gain a good understanding of planning and managing large development projects when studying our E-Commerce Management and Master’s Project modules – both will enhance your employability and career prospects even further. We offer you the opportunity to complete a six-month internship within industry before completing your master’s project. Internships are optional and competitive but if interested we work with you to find an appropriate industry match and prepare you for interview. There is also the potential for you to go on to study for a PhD in a specialist area.

Different course options

Full time | Teesside University | 1 year | SEP-18

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



In this project you undertake a major, in-depth, individual study in an aspect of your course. Normally computing security and networks master?s projects are drawn from commercial, industrial or research-based problem areas. The project involves you in researching and investigating aspects of your area of study and then producing a major deliverable, for example software package or tool, design, web-site or research findings. You also critically evaluate your major deliverable, including obtaining third party evaluation where appropriate.

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have a first degree in related discipline (2.2 minimum) or relevant experience or equivalent qualifications.

University information

Dedicated to changing lives and economies, Teesside University is committed to education informed by innovation, research and engagement with business and the professions. The town-centre campus in Middlesbrough has been enhanced by an investment of over £270m in recent years, including a five-storey £22m teaching building, a newly refurbished library and an award-winning Students’ Union. The University has nearly a century of teaching in...more

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