CYBER SECURITY

LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN CYBER SECURITY | AWARDING BODY QUALIFI OFQUAL REGISTERED

Duration Fast Track 6 months

Course Overview

Course Overview The Qualifi Level 3 Diploma in Cyber Security Management and Operations programme provides the opportunity for individuals to forge a career in a specific area of business by seeking a greater knowledge and understanding of cyber and information security, and to support the individual’s development into senior positions. This qualification is especially designed for
organisational executives and leaders who are tasked with responsibility for cyber security, digital risk management, or the oversight thereof. The qualification is made up of six units. All units are mandatory for learners.

UNITS LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN CYBER SECURITY

This qualification is especially designed for organisational executives and leaders who are
tasked with responsibility for cyber security, digital risk management, or the oversight thereof. The
qualification is made up of six units. All units are mandatory for learners.

Mandatory Units
„„
Threat and Risk: Expecting
the Unexpected
„„Network Architecture:
Communications and
Protocols
„„Mobile Device and
Data Risks
„„Investigations and
Incident Response
„„Solutions: Future-Proofing
your Business
„„EU GDPR & Data Security

Progression Routes

Upon completing this Level 3 diploma, learners can progress to the Qualifi Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security.
Learners can also step directly into employment in Cyber Security or an associated profession.

Entry Requirements

learners will be expected to hold qualifications at Level 2 and/or work experience in a business environment.
Learners may also have a Level 3 qualification in another discipline. Minimum Secondary Education.

Assessments

Assessments for all Units are offered in a number of cycles throughout each level of the course. All modules except the year project are assessed by assignments and/or examination

Fees

Course fee £4750.00 | Session 2019-2020

LEVEL 4 DIPLOMA IN CYBER SECURITY | AWARDING BODY QUALIFI OFQUAL REGISTERED

Duration Fast Track 6 months

Course Overview

Course Overview The Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security programme provides the opportunity for individuals to develop a more advanced career in a specific area of business or public organisations by developing analytical knowledge and deeper understandings of several core cyber security operational domains. It will also provide useful generic management and
leadership teaching at key points in order to help learners to build essential support from within the business.

Progression route (Optional) degree in Cyber Security and Information and Technology at a Partnership University
Each level of the course is designed separately and flexible so that Learners can join employment or in an associate profession on completion of each level of the course.

UNITS LEVEL 4 DIPLOMA IN CYBER SECURITY

• Cyber Security threat and risk
• Network security and data communication
• Data security and computer programming
• Incident responses, investigations, forensic
• Security Strategy, Laws policies and implementation
• Optional Units Cyber Security Threats, Risks, Banking and Finance, Cyber Wars

Progression Routes

The Diploma Level 4 qualification is a qualification in itself. On completion of this Level 4 Diploma, Learners can progress to Level 5. Learners who complete Level 5 may progress to Level 6 as a Top Up BSc Degree in Cyber Security and Information and Technology online or distant learning with a Partnership University
The career opportunity on completion of each Level of the Diploma includes Security Consultant, IT Security Analyst, Ethical Hacker, Security System Administrator

Entry Requirements

Minimum Secondary Education

Assessments

Assessments for all Units are offered in a number of cycles throughout each level of the course. All modules except the year project are assessed by assignments and/or examination

Fees

Course fee £4750.00 | Session 2019-2020

LEVEL 5 DIPLOMA IN CYBER SECURITY | AWARDING BODY QUALIFI OFQUAL REGISTERED

Duration Fast Track 6 months

Course Overview

The Level 5 Diploma in Cyber Security programme provides a career path for learners who wish to develop their core capabilities within the cyber security and risk management sector.
This Level 5 qualification is potentially unique because it is about ‘cyber security’ as a workplace management discipline. It is therefore a semitechnical qualification that examines technical cyber security measures as well as the management, project management and leadership skills required to organise internal and external business responses to major incidents.
The programme utilises many case studies from business organisations and embeds isomorphic learning into its technical
education.

UNITS LEVEL 5 DIPLOMA IN CYBER SECURITY

Mandatory Units

„„Cryptography
„„Digital Investigations
and Forensics
„„Communications and
Incident Management
„„Strategic Leadership

Progression Routes

Upon completing this Level 5 diploma, learners can progress to the final year of an undergraduate degree. Learners can also step directly into employment in Cyber Security or an associated profession.

Entry Requirements

Learners will be expected to possess qualifications at 4. Learners may be expected to have some technical and risk management work experience in a computing or security business environment. Learners may also possess a Level 5 qualification in another discipline. Minimum Secondary Education.

Assessments

Assessments for all Units are offered in a number of cycles throughout each level of the course. All modules except the year project are assessed by assignments and/or examination

Fees

Course fee £4750.00 | Session 2019-2020