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MScCybersecurity

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Overview

Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.

Programme structure

The course offers two specialisations: Forensics and Cloud Security. Learners must select one specialisation.

Core Modules:

-Security Fundamentals
-Secure Programming for Web
-Network Security and Penetration Testing
-IT Law and Ethics
-Research in Computing
-Cryptography
-Secure Programming for Application Development
-Malware Analysis
-Research Methods
-Internship

Forensics Specialisation:

Incident Response and Analytics
Forensics and eDiscovery

*Cloud Security Specialisation:+

Cloud Security

Career opportunities

This course is ideal for ICT professionals or graduates with an honours degree in computing/computer science or in a cognate area (STEM) that wish to develop a career as a cybersecurity professional; to take a leading technical or managerial role; to progress faster in their employment or to apply the knowledge in their current role.

Candidates who do not hold a computing degree and are currently working in the IT sector may be considered based on relevant academic qualifications or extensive work experience.

As a graduate of this course you will be able to:

-Conduct independent research and analysis in the cybersecurity domain including secure application design, development and testing within a given context e.g. web, cloud computing, and forensic investigation

-Demonstrate practical skills and expert knowledge of technologies and tools that support cryptanalysis, application and service vulnerability detection and patching, security incidents detection and log file analysis.

-Critically evaluate the design and implementation and evaluation of a research idea
-Analyse and evaluate the legal, ethical and economic ramifications of developing secure applications and services.

-Communicate effectively to a range of audiences in both written and verbal media and undertake self-learning in order to acquire new knowledge.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
1 Jun 2022 23:59:59
Central European Time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
1 Jun 2022 23:59:59
Central European Time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States