Higher National Diploma, awarded by Pearson BTEC, is level 5 accredited Diploma in the UK and internationally recognized. It includes 15 courses and equivalent to the first two years of a degree. With one additional year of study at a UK University it can become a BA Honours Degree. HND has transferable credits of a minimum of 240.
This qualification is categorized as a ‘Specialized’ pathway in Cyber Security, which prompts students to dedicate themselves to this specific professional discipline. Engaging with this program, students will delve deep into the complex realm of digital threats, security protocols, and system defenses. They will also learn to evaluate the appropriateness of different strategies for securing data, perform effectively in their chosen field, and possess the qualities necessary for employment in situations requiring the exercise of personal responsibility and decision-making.