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PURSUE YOUR DREAMS - GAIN A RESPECTED DEGREE STUDYING ONLINE
Unlock Your Ambition

The programme aims to develop pro-active decision makers, managers and leaders for a variety of careers in business sectors in a global context.

This 120 credit qualification has been created to develop and reward those learners who are looking to or already have chosen a career in a business-related sector. We hope that centres and learners take the opportunity to learn a great deal from this programme that will provide relevant new skills and qualities.

It is envisaged that this programme will encourage both academic and professional development so that your learners move forward to realise not just their own potential but also that of organisations across a broad range of sectors. The Diploma is accredited at Level 5 with a total equivalence of 120 credits. It is envisaged that learners completing this Level 5 programme will progress to a university Level 6 Top-Up programme in the risk management field.

Learning Outcomes
● Understand key cryptographic principles and modes
● Understand the standards, regulations and laws that apply to business and government organisations in relation to encryption
● Understand the core principles of digital investigations
● Apply the types of tool that support professional digital investigations at a strategic level
● Plan for an investigations and forensics teams
● Understand the physical and human resources required to manage a major suspected cyber security incident
● Apply Business Continuity Management to major incident planning and response
● Understand the role senior leaders and strategic leadership
● Evaluate the management streams and performance monitoring mechanisms that relate to information security
● Understand how data protection legislation impacts considerations of strategy-setting and strategic leadership

This qualifications is approved and regulated by government regulated body Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) to ensure consistent course quality.
OfQual Qualification Number: 603/4139/7
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Equivalences
The Level 5 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Foundation Degrees, Higher National Diploma (HND) and Year 2 of a three-year UK Bachelors degree.
Qualification structure
Level 5 Diploma in Cyber Security consists of 4 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits.
Key facts about Level 5 Diploma in Cyber Security
  • Mandatory Units (Each unit is of 30 credit value)
    ● Cryptography
    ● Digital Investigations and Forensics
    ● Communications and Incident Management
    ● Strategic Leadership
Why choose LSIB ?
  • Your qualification is recognized and accepted world over.
  • Our curriculum helps you to develop critical thinking, exceptional management knowledge and cultural awareness.
  • Experience online-time study like never before with our purpose built smart learning tools which gives you advantage of studying anytime and anywhere.
  • Be part of an elite cohort of talented business students, and develop a valuable and influential global network using LSIB online community.

  Duration
6 Months 9 Months
  Course Delivery

Online

  Entry Requirements

One of the following:

  Course Content

Mandatory Units (Each unit is of 30 credit value)
● Cryptography
● Digital Investigations and Forensics
● Communications and Incident Management
● Strategic Leadership

  Assessment

Assessment is done via submission of Assignment and written exam.

The fee for the programme is as follows:

GBP £1250 GBP £950

  Payment plans

Please find below available fee payment plans:

6 Months - GBP £1250 ● Payment option (a): GBP £416 x 3 monthly instalments
● Payment option (b): GBP £1187.50 x 1 instalment (We offer 5% bursary on total fee for students opting to pay in full)

Stage 2 Fee GBP £4900 is payable directly to the university


9 Months - GBP £950
● Payment option (c): GBP £190 x 5 monthly instalments
● Payment option (d): GBP £475 x 2 quarterly instalments
● Payment option (e): GBP £902.50 x 1 instalment (We offer 5% bursary on total fee for students opting to pay in full)

Stage 2 Fee GBP £4900 is payable directly to the university

  Accreditation

Please Note:-

  • Qualifi, UK - an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator - OfQual.

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