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Information Security (Online)

Cork Institute of Technology

M.Sc. Online
18 months
Duration
12000 EUR/year
5507 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Information Security (Online) at Cork Institute of Technology can be defined as the protection of information and information systems from unauthorised access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction in order to provide confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

Overview

Today, Information Security (Online) at Cork Institute of Technology is becoming a function of increasing importance for the continued operation of commercial entities. The increasing level of interconnectedness of information networks and the reliance of business models on this interconnectedness has resulted in a network (currently the Internet) that has over a yottabyte of information stored, much of which is unsecured. 

Learning outcomes

This continuing trend is predicted to strongly increase the importance of Information Security within most multinational entities.This programme aims to fill the ever increasing skills gap in this area and delivers material that follows the most current practise. Upon successful completion of this programme the student will both understand and deploy the most advanced methods to protect information at rest, in transit, and at work.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Cloud Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Malware Investigations
  • Malware Reverse Engineering
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Software Security

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Online

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor Degree Equivalent with a grade of at least 2.2
  • Some courses require a grade of 2.1 and upwards so please check specific couse page
  • English Language equivalent (if applicable). 
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      12000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
    • EU/EEA

      5507 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 5507 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.

    Funding

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

    Getting a Student Visa

    This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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