Diploma in Computer Science & IT

Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security
Awarding Body
QUALIFI UK
Duration
10 MONTHS
Start Date
MONTHLY INTAKES
Study Mode
CLASS ROOM
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Awarding Body
QUALIFI UK
Duration
10 MONTHS
Start Date
MONTHLY INTAKES
Study Mode
CLASS ROOM
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The ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security is made up of five core units and one elective unit with six written assignments at each level. On completion of the units, students will be given access to the assignments. The assignments are approximately 5,000-8,000 words each.

Programme Overview

The rationale of the programme is to provide a career path for learners who wish to develop their core capabilities within the cyber security sector. The outcome of the Diploma, which is a recognised UK qualification, is for learners to develop the skills required by organisations globally.

Our Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security is a 120-credit course, it includes five core units and one elective unit and written assignments at each level. 

This Level 4 course is especially designed for existing organisational executives and leaders who are tasked with responsibility for business resilience, information security, technology and risk management, as well as physical safety and security of people, processes and information.

Entry Requirements
Entry to Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security

Qualifications at Level 3 and/or;

Some technical and risk management experience in a computing or security business environment and demonstrate ambition with clear career goals.

A Level 4 qualification in another discipline and who want to develop their careers in cyber Security.

As an online learner, you’ll also need a suitable computer with internet connection, together with sufficient IT competence to make effective use of word processing, internet and email.

Course Content
Core units
Cyber Security Threat and Risk
In this unit the learner will be introduced to a variety of threats and risks emanating from cyberspace. The unit will look at various methods of attack and will use case studies to analyse various threat vectors, including Malware, Botnets and Trojans.
Network Security and Data Communications
In this unit the learner will look at the component parts of digital communications and interoperability with IT networks, hardware, firmware and software components.
Database Security and Computer Programming
In this unit the learner will explore security risks to database systems and mitigation techniques.
Incident Response, Investigations and Forensics
In this unit the learner will examine Incident Response, Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTS), and events requiring investigative techniques.
Security Strategy: Laws, Policies and Implementation
In this unit the learner will bring together knowledge acquired from previous units and build on this inrelation to developing plausible strategic plans, executive buy-in and legal compliance.
Elective Units (Any one elective units)
Cyber Security Threats and Risk: Banking and Finance
In this unit the learner will look at banking and financial services in relation to cyber security threats and risks and the potential methods to mitigate and lessen organisational vulnerability to cyber security attacks.
Cyber Wars
In this unit the learner will look at the emerging cyber offensive and defensive strategies of nation states that reportedly engage in what is called ‘cyber war’ or ‘information warfare’.
Course Duration
Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security

To complete the Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security, it will take 10 months. Every month, the student will be required to complete one assignment.

Tuition Fee

Total Programme Fee
BTN 150,000

Payment Terms
Installment plans are available on request. Please contact the Admissions Office for more information!

Frequently Asked Questions
What is included in the cost of my programme?
  • All course material, including online modules and written assignments
  • Personal tutor support with online sessions
  • Dedicated student support
  • Access to an online community learning forum
  • Assignment marking and feedback
Am I eligible for this programme?

You are eligible if you meet our stipulated entry requirements.

Will there be an interview?

There is no interview process. You will have to fill out a short application form to make sure you meet the criteria.

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Total Fee BTN 120,000
PAYMENT TERMS

Payment Terms
Pay in Full: BTN 120,000

  • Installment plans are available on request. Please contact the Admissions Office for more information!