Computing and IT

Level 2 Introduction to Cyber Security (Part Time)

Course overview

This course is aimed at anyone who wants to pursue a career in Cyber Security and wants to gain practical knowledge of how computer security measures work.

During this six-week course, you will learn about common security threats and typical security protection measures as well as learning how to implement these measures on computer systems.

This course is fully fundable for those who meet the necessary criteria (please get in touch for more information).

Entry requirements

This short course is aimed at adults (over the age of 19) with no previous experience of web design or development.

Course Modules

The Online World – learn how the internet has made us more connected than ever before!

Digital portfolio – put together a portfolio of your digital skills that can be used to showcase your skills and experience to prospective employers in the growing web development industry.

Computer Security in Practice – learning how security measures work by implementing security measures to protect an IT system.

How will I be assessed?

The course will be assessed using a mix of online tests and coursework (comprising the compilation of a portfolio of evidence).

What can I do next

Look out for our Basics of IT Support and Security course or one of our full time IT courses to develop your skills even further.