University of Derby
Related courses from University of Derby
Digital Forensics and Computer Security
The course has been developed at a time of rapid growth and continued demand in the digital forensics industry. If you are from a computing, legal or law enforcement background, it is an ideal way to extend your professional interests and profile in an area that is becoming increasingly critical to organisations. You will study fundamental (as well as advanced) research concepts in both computer forensics and security. There is an emphasis on professional research and you will be given opportunities throughout the course to get involved with key research areas, including industry-based projects developed through our excellent links with employers. You will study in our computing suite which is equipped to industry standard providing the ideal training environment for your research and study.
Honours degree in computing (2.2 or above), or a degree with relevant content for this discipline; or an equivalent professional qualification relevant to this specialist discipline; or an alternative award and/or experience equivalent to 1 of the above. Candidates whose 1st language is not English should have IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Advanced concepts and research in digital forensics; advanced security protocols; applied digital crime investigation; digital forensics; independent scholarship; advanced concepts in secure systems; research methods.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 755 per Module (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,260 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 755 per Module (home fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Kedleston Road Campus||Derby||DE22 1GB||East Midlands|
Get in contact
Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.