|CSCU9YS - Computer Security & Forensics Syllabus Autumn 2015|
At the end of the course, the student should know and understand the principles of computer security and their application to forensic analysis. They should be able to demonstrate the ability to apply related theory and techniques to unseen problems without reference to notes, to work independently and under a time constraint. In particular, they should have developed an understanding of the following concepts:
Students who fulfil the module requirements, but obtain an overall fail mark (0-39) are eligible for repeat assessment. In most cases, this will be a repeat class test. Repeats are not permitted for laboratory checkpoints or group work. The mark following any repeat assessment is capped at 40.Discretionary Repeat Assessment
In exceptional circumstances, a student who has not met all the module requirements, following the Main examination period, may be permitted a discretionary repeat. This may be a repeat class test. Repeats are not permitted for laboratory checkpoints or group work. The mark following any repeat assessment is capped at 40. If you are granted a discretionary repeat assessment but do not attempt it, you will be awarded grade X for the module.
In deciding whether to grant a discretionary repeat, the Examiners will consider your record of attendance and engagement in the module. Students with a poor attendance record will not normally be permitted a discretionary repeat.Compulsory Assessments