A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.
A Master’s degree in Computer Security provides the knowledge and skill set to maintain and ensure the security of the different and complex infrastructure of servers, networks and computers. It teaches about the creation and deployment of safe systems that safeguard information.
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Top Master Programs in Computer Security in United Kingdom 2017/2018
The programme in Security and Privacy focusses on the study of the design, development and evaluation of secure computer systems, which are also capable of ensuring privacy for future ICT systems. It follows a constructive security approach to teach the very complex and challenging field of information assurance. [+]