Aimed at personal professional development for current investigators in the criminal and private sector and as a natural progression for graduates in Computer Forensics, Psychology or Policing.
Modules include Research Skills, Behavioural Dynamics of Cybercrime, Digital Forensic Technology, Open Source Internet Investigation, Policing of cybercrime, and a research project for your dissertation.
Why study with us
You’ll develop the knowledge and practical skills to understand psychological, investigative and technical aspects of cybercrime.
This course is available in full-time, part-time and distance learning modes of study.
The Cybercrime Investigation programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is delivered in partnership with existing staff members from the School of Psychology and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, and Justice.
A range of potential careers are available to those studying MSc Cybercrime including working in the fields of Policing, Civil investigation, the military, and National Crime Agency.
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- Trends in Cybercrime
- Research Methods for Crime and Criminal Justice
- Open Source Internet Investigation
- Policing cybercrime
- Behavioural Dynamics of Cybercrime
- Information Security Management
- Digital Forensic Technology
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- 12 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesCriminal Law Forensic Science Criminology View 112 other Masters in Forensic Science in United Kingdom
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- Applicants should hold at least 2:2 degree or equivalent
- Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits in the light of the nature and scope of the programme and relevant experience
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International13500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7100 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part-time: £785 per 20 credits (UK/EU)
Living costs for Preston
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.