Cybersecurity

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Cybersecurity
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_KCYBS_M
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters MSc
Application Date We are now taking applications for the next intake in September 2020.

Applications will close on August 31th 2020 or earlier if the course is full.

Students requiring a study visa for Ireland should apply no later than May 29th 2020.
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Duration 1 year, full time
2 years, part time
Course Fee EU Fees: €5,000.00
Non-EU Fees: €10,000.00
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 8 Honours Degree in Computing, or equivalent, second class honours (2.2), or Higher Diploma in Computing (Conversion Course into Computing). If you do not have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Number of Places 20
Course Content

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Our Master of Science in Computing in Cybersecurity (with a number of names award options) is a three block programme followed by a dissertation. Developed in collaboration with the IT industry following graduation you’ll be...

Subjects Taught

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Degree Award Option: Cybersecurity
Semester 1
• Secure Infrastructure (M)
• Cryptography and Forensic Analysis (M)

Semester 2
• Threat Management 1 (E1)
• Information Security Management 1 (E2)
• Software Compli...

Careers or Further Progression

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Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
• Level 10 studies (Doctoral) at other institutions and universities at home and abroad.

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
• Cybersecurity Companies
• Financial Services Co...

Further Enquiries Department Administration:
Tel: +353 (0)74 918 6306
Thomas Dowling
Head of Department
Email: Thomas.Dowling@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6304
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