Cybersecurity Research

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Cybersecurity Research
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_KCYBR_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 18
Course Content

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Our Master of Science in Computing in Cybersecurity Security Research has 30 taught credits and a 60 credit dissertation. Developed in collaboration with the IT industry, following graduation you’ll be perfectly positioned t...

Subjects Taught What will I study
Semester 1
• Secure Infrastructure (M)
• Cryptography and Forensic Analysis (M)

Semester 2
• Threat Management 1 (E)
• Information Security Management 1 (E)
• Software Compliance (E)

Semester 3
• Research Dissertation (M)

(M) = Mandatory, (E) = Elective

Pick one elective and do a Dissertation that is relevant to the overall learning outcomes of the course.
Elective modules will be offered subject to demand.
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.

Successful graduates find opportunities in companies with any large IT infrastructure, as well a...

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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