London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

This cutting-edge, career-focused course will provide you with the key skills, knowledge and experience needed to succeed in the networking and security industry.

You will learn fundamental principles such as Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), routing and switching, before moving on to specialist technologies including firewalls and cyber security.

Addressing the skills-shortage in the area of intelligent hardware/software systems and applied robotics, this course offers better employment prospects through hands-on experience closely linked to industrial practices. You will have a range of stimulating optional modules to choose.

**More about this course**

The course combines theory with hands-on practice in our state-of-the-art networking and virtual laboratories. London Met is the proud home of the UK’s first ever Cisco Networking Academy and the first ever Palo Alto Networks regional academy.

The course also incorporates Cisco CCNA, CCNA security, CCNA infrastructure security essentials, CCNA cyber operations and Palo Alto Gateway and infrastructure configuration – this industrial recognition will give you a competitive advantage, graduating with an abundance of sought-after and recognised certifications in addition to your degree.

Throughout the course you will be supported by highly-qualified teaching staff who have strong links with industry.

Throughout the course you will be supported by highly-qualified teaching staff who have strong links with industry.

Course Modules

Example modules include:

CCNA 1 and 2 (Networking Concepts)

Communications Engineering

Electronic Systems

Computer HW & SW Architecture

CCNA 3 and 4 (LAN & WAN)

Network Operating Systems

Hardware Infrastructure Security

Software Infrastructure Security

Work Related Learning

Project

Network Security (CCNA Security)

Network and Cloud Security

Wireless Networks (CCNA Wireless)

Ethical Hacking

Extension of Knowledge

Creating a Winning Business 1

Start Date:

09/2020

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon) £9,250 European Fees