Bachelor of Science with Honours in Cyber and Computer Security (BSCHCCSJ1) (JUPAS Code: 9719)



4-Year Honours Programme

Cyber security is one of the most in-demand skillsets around the world. Cyberattacks and cybercrime causes billions of financial loss. There will be a huge global need gap for cyber security professionals in the near future, which have a high demand in finance, government, logistics, healthcare, network services and utilities.

The programme covers a range of topics in networking, computer architecture, advanced computer design, communication systems, software development, as well as specialized areas in cyber security, digital forensics, Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence (AI).

Graduates of our programme will be equipped with comprehensive knowledge in hardware, software, infrastructure, and professional practices in cyber security. Potential employers include mobile and network services providers, system solutions companies, cyber security consultants, and IT departments of large companies and organizations.

Admission Requirements and Application

Student shall have attained in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination:
 
Level 3 or above in Chinese and English; Level 2 or above in Mathematics, Liberal Studies and
an elective subjects.

Students who are intending to sit the HKDSE should apply through [JUPAS]. The JUPAS Code is 9719.

Students who are not sitting the HKDSE this year and have an equivalent qualification such as IB or GCE-A Level should apply through [Direct Application]. 

Course Fees

The tuition fees charged is based on the number of credits taken per semester. Please refer to [Tuition Fees] page of the Fulltime College.

Programme Structure


 Year 1 Core Courses  - Introduction to Computer Engineering
 - Computer Organization and Microprocessors
 - Engineering Mathematics
 - Basic Electronics
 - Basic Sciences
 Year 2 Core Courses  - Statistical Data Analysis
 - Introduction to Computer Programming
 - Electronic Circuit Design
 - Data Structures, Algorithms, and Problem Solving
 - Signals and Systems
 Year 3 Core Courses  - Computer Architecture
 - Server-side Technologies and Cloud Computing
 - Computer Networking
 - Advanced Computer Design
 - Operating Systems
 - Routing and Switching Technologies
 - Professional Practice in Cyber Security
 - Computer and Network Security
 Year 4 Courses Core Courses
 - Final Year Project
 - Wireless Networks
 - Digital Forensics
Elective Courses
 - Advanced Programming and AI Algorithms
 - Distributed Systems and Parallel Computing
 - Communication Systems
 - Mobile Application Development
 - Multimedia Technologies
 - IoT Security
 - Biomedical Informatics
 - Blockchain Technologies

Language of instruction:

English

For more information:

Programme Leader: Dr Kevin Hung

Tel: 2768 6865

Email: khung@ouhk.edu.hk

Programme Coordinator: Dr Steven Choy

Tel: 2768 6857

Email: sochoy@ouhk.edu.hk