Glasgow Caledonian University
This course develops technical, analytical and evaluative skills in the areas surrounding computer crime. Students gain expertise in digital data recovery, preservation, analysis and in the provision of evidence for legal or commercial use. Students explore the nature of digital evidence, learn what is acceptable in law, and what is not, and focus on the special issues surrounding computer crime.
UK Honours degree 2.2 (or equivalent) in computer science or computer engineering. Candidates with appropriate experience may be considered through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Modules include: digital forensics; advanced digital forensics; legal aspects of cybercrime and evidence; project management, software processes and ethics; masters project.
Assessment methods used to demonstrate achievement of learning outcomes include examinations, coursework, presentations and written reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||3 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Glasgow Caledonian University||Glasgow||G4 0BA||Scotland|
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