The programme focuses on developing skills in the field of information security and digital forensics, through a mixture of theory, advanced practical skills and experience. It aims to develop sound knowledge and analytical abilities, which will prepare graduates for future employment at a senior level in the IT industry.
Upon successful completion of this programme, students are expected to have a critical understanding of the concepts of information security, of the procedures and techniques employed when investigating computer incidents and computer misuse and to be able to contribute to the development of related disciplines by research solutions.
Online delivery gives you the flexibility to plan around existing work commitments and progress in your career while you study. Complete and submit your coursework from the privacy and security of your own space.
Study at your own pace. Our flexible online courses allow you to study while arranging your daily tasks and career needs. Manage your time effectively by taking one module at a time. Focus on your learning and create your own study schedule.
Learn from experienced academics who share innovative techniques, research, and knowledge on up-to-date topics. Be inspired, challenged, and encouraged by a team of professionals to reach your goals.
Study online through our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), study module material, participate in online discussions with faculty and students and access the online library 24/7 with its complement e-books and journals.
The entry requirements for admission are:
Applications from non-standard applicants are welcome and will be considered individually.
* Entry requirements may vary depending on the programme of study.
We consistently review and develop our courses and modules to ensure they are up-to-date with sector and industry graduate skills demands. Course structure, modules and options are subject to change.