This Master degree in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics will provide you with valuable expertise on how to investigate attacks and safeguard companies against such and similar risks by using the most appropriate tools, theories, and frameworks. You will have a unique opportunity to access Forensic IT and Cyber Security laboratories and attend an online court hearing.
These learning experiences will give you a proper understanding of the demands and processes associated with fields of cyber security and digital forensics. The aim of this programme is to equip you with skillset allowing to investigate digital crimes, defend your evidence in a court of law, and advance your career in cybersecurity and hacking.
A public research university armed with a Gold in Teaching Excellence Framework, the University of Portsmouth is ranked in the top 150 young universities in Times Higher Education World Rankings 2019 and the top 500 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
The course content offers a combination of online webinars, learning activities and reading materials available both in online and offline version.
You will be participating in online discussion forums, where ideas will be shared and perspectives and experiences discussed with other students. You will be in touch with your tutors offering you feedback commenting on your efforts and work put in modules.
All course materials are available via Moodle, an easy-to-use Digital Learning Environment (DLE), allowing access at any time and from anywhere. All you need is regular access to a computer and an internet connection.
In order to qualify for this programme, the following requirement need to be met:
• A first or a second-class honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent qualifications and/or professional experience
• English language proficiency at IELTS level 6.0 with no component score below 6.0 (or other acceptable proof), if English is not your first language
When applying, you’ll also be required to submit:
• Two references
• A personal statement
12 September 2022Enquire for this programme