School of Computer Science

MSc Computer Security [6583]

Compulsory Modules to a total of 120 credits

Code Title Autumn Spring Summer
06-23899 Computer Security 20 - -
06-20008 Cryptography 10 - -
06-23900 Network Security - 20 -
06-18159 Project (CompSci - MSc) - - 60
06-20010 Secure Programming - 10 -

Optional Modules to a total of 40 to 60 credits

Code Title Autumn Spring Summer
06-25020 Advanced Human Computer Interaction 10 - -
06-26942 Advanced Topics in Functional Programming Extended - 10 -
06-25648 Commercial Computing (Extended) 10 - -
06-15255 Compilers & Languages (Extended) 10 - -
06-26944 Distributed and Parallel Computing (Extended) - 10 -
06-26946 Enterprise Systems (Extended) - 20 -
06-23856 Evaluation Methods and Statistics 10 - -
06-19009 Individual Study 2 10 10 -
06-22456 Internet Security Seminar - 10 -
06-20236 Machine Learning (Extended) 10 - -
06-26950 Networks (Extended) - 20 -
06-26952 Operating Systems (Extended) 20 - -
06-26954 Principles of Programming Languages (Extended) 10 - -

Optional Modules to a total of 0 credits

Code Title Autumn Spring Summer
06-02408 Graphics 2 - 10 -
06-20122 Intelligent Data Analysis - 10 -

Programme Notes:

  1. The Learning & Teaching and Assessment Methods above are not intended to be exclusive, but to indicate the main methods in use. Module Descriptions contain more detail.
  2. It is not intended to admit students to PGCert and PGDip programmes, although these qualifications will be available to students who have met the minimum requirements given in University Regulations. Outcome B4 does not apply to students awarded a PGCert or PGDip without completion of the MSc project.