Edinburgh Napier University
Advanced Security and Digital Forensics
Computer security is one of the key issues in contemporary computing and is relevant to a wide range of activities, including software development, networking and system design. You will gain foundation knowledge in all the key areas of computing, with specialisations in mobile systems and network security.
Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in a computing discipline in order to be eligible for this programme. We may also consider lesser qualified applications if you have 5 years of sufficient work experience within the industry. Applicants with no qualifications but have 7 years of sufficient work experience may also be considered for this course. Additionally, you should already be employed in an area which would allow you to apply course knowledge in an aspect of your employment, and have the support of your employer.
Trimester 1: System administration and forensics; network security; option module from pool of computing masters modules. Trimester 2: E-security; advanced cloud and network forensics; group project. Trimester 3: MSc dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,510 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,875 per Credit module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 1,875 per Credit module (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Merchiston Campus||Edinburgh||EH10 5DT||Scotland|
0333 900 6040