This course does not have a year 1 or 2 as the requirements are an HND Computing: Software Development or a similar Computing with Software Development diploma award.
Most companies now have their own computer network systems which are vital to their operations. This applies across a wide-range of industries, including the energy industry, the health sector, banking and finance. These companies require specialist staff who can manage and develop these networks. This course will provide you with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to confidently undertake these roles.
Aberdeen is home to many multinational oil and gas companies and associated suppliers such as mainstream software houses, IT providers, specialist software consultancies, and venture capital start-ups.
IS CYBER SECURITY AND NETWORK MANAGEMENT A GOOD CAREER CHOICE?
Robert Gordon University is involved in a number of commercial collaborations on a local, national and international scale with organisations such as:
British Geological Survey
Wood Group PSN
Aberdeen-based software development companies
These links may open up valuable opportunities for you. Many of our graduates go on to secure positions with such companies as Engineers and Consultants.
Your skills and qualifications will be equally as valuable in international markets, and there are challenging career opportunities in the development and management of computer networks. Some of our graduates have gone on to become:
Analysts or Engineers
Computer Security Specialists
General IT Consultants
OSHC: 624GBP/ per year