You get


one chance


take the test


Image/ Image/ Image/

Take the guesswork out of choosing the right course and take our test today .

Web Programming with Cyber Security

The University of Huddersfield

UCAS Course code C109

Overview

There are many reasons why Cyber Security is fast becoming one of the most important aspects of Computing. The monetary value of data has led to an increase in cyber-crime, meaning computing professionals with Cyber Security knowledge and expertise are in high-demand. This course aims to prepare you for an exciting and impactful career in this area of the Computing industry.

Web-based systems are particularly vulnerable to malicious attacks due to the ability to connect remotely. Industry needs computing professionals who have both technical expertise to deliver new effective solutions for end-users, but also those with Cyber Security knowledge to reduce the likelihood of solutions being compromised.

This course aims to provide you with skills and experience to help you develop new web-based technological solutions for organisations. This involves looking at web, desktop, and mobile-based solutions. In addition, you will be taught how to analyse cyber-security risks and how to take necessary steps to mitigate. This will involve looking at aspects of cryptography for data security, biometrics for access control, and mechanisms to identify and test vulnerabilities.

To help develop your programming abilities, you will learn many common and essential programming languages, such as JavaScript and PHP. You will also learn frameworks like Bootstrap.

In your third year you will also get the opportunity to undertake a work placement where it will be an excellent opportunity to put your new knowledge and skills into action.

Award: BSc
Professional Qualification
3 Years Full Time
Taught in English

Entry requirements

Application through UCAS.

Course website

University Ranking

Times HE UK: 64

Find out how this department ranks, when you take our test

Can't decide on a course?

Take the guesswork out of choosing the right uni and take our test today.

Take the test

Discover more about this university

Sign up and stay in touch

Sign up for our email list and stay up to date with the latest info on Careers, Higher Education and what’s happening for students right now!

Please login first
Please Login/Register first to use this functionality.