Level 2 Understanding Data Protection and Data Security

Level 2 Understanding Data Protection and Data Security


Business and Management

HND Computing And Systems Development


Data Protection Compliance is an essential legal requirement for all organisations. Since the change to the Data Protection Laws and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force in May 2018, it is more vital than ever that everyone who works with personal data understands the laws and acts in compliance, as the penalties can be sever.


  • Current data protection legislation and how it is applied
  • Organisational procedures concerning data
  • Possible threats to ICT systems and data, and how to protect against them
  • Consequences of not protecting data and the impact of possible breaches.

Entry Requirements

You must be a British Citizen and aged 19 or over. If you are aged between 19 and 23 you must also hold a Level 2 qualification.

Mode of Study

Online or distance learning

Course Features

Level 2




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