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Cyber Security and Digital Forensics (Distance Learning)

University of Huddersfield

24 months
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660 GBP/module
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About

The M.Sc. in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics (Distance Learning) at University of Huddersfield aims to enhance your technical effectiveness, thus increasing your immediate worth to data industry.

Overview

About the Cyber Security and Digital Forensics (Distance Learning) at University of Huddersfield

Cyber security aims to reduce the risk of cyber-attacks, and protect against the unauthorised exploitation of systems, networks and technologies. Whereas Digital forensics is focused on recovery and investigation of artefacts found on a digital device. Devices that store data include computers, laptops, smartphones, memory cards or external hard drives.

This Masters course delivered via Distance Learning has been designed with a high degree of relevance to industry’s needs, in order to meet the demand for experts with a wide range of security, investigative and general computing skills. Our course is practical and offers highly marketable Cyber Security, Computer Security and Digital Forensics skills. 

e aim to develop your ability to evaluate existing and emerging Cyber Forensics technologies, apply knowledge, understanding and analytical and investigative skills in support of the construction of their solutions and investigative approaches.

On completion of this Masters course you will be equipped with an understanding of the fundamental approaches to implementing Cyber Security solutions, as well as skills needed to acquire, preserve and analyse digital evidence.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Effective Research and Professional Practice
  •  Cyber-crime and Forensics Awareness
  •  Digital Forensics
  •  Emerging Technologies for Cyber Physical Systems
  •  Cryptography
  •  Data Mining
  •  Distributed Ledger Technologies
  •  Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Security

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The part-time tuition fee for UK postgraduate students on this course will be £660 per 15 credit module and £1,320 per 30 credit module.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Computing or related subject or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at an Honours degree level.
  • Substantial (3 years) relevant industry experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    660 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 660 GBP per module during 24 months.

Tuition for national students: 

  • £660 per 15 credit module.
  • £1,320 per 30 credit module.

Tuition fees for international students will be quoted in your offer letter

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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