Cybersecurity - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses

 

Course Name Cybersecurity - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code CR_KINSE_9
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+The MSc in Cybersecurity delivered online is now full for 2022-23. Applications for 2023-24 will open in January 2023.

Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €500 online if a place on a course is offered. This f...

Application Date Closing Date for Applications: 31st August 2022. However, please note that this programme has been full well in advance of this closing date in past years.
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Duration

Expand+This programme is available part-time online and full-time on campus. In online mode, all classes are delivered over the Internet and all practical work is completed using MTU’s cloud infrastructure.

Duration of Online Delivery
24 months (4 ...

Course Fee €9,000. This is typically paid in 4 instalments: €2,000 x 3 and a final instalment of €3,000.
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Entry to the MSc in Cybersecurity will require a minimum of a Level 8 Honours Degree in Computer Science or in a cognate discipline. Applicants who do not hold a Level 8 degree but have significant industrial experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
Comment Award
Master of Science in Cybersecurity (Level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications). (Single module certification is possible).
Course Content

Expand+Overview
Cybersecurity can be defined as the protection of information and information systems from unauthorised access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction in order to provide confidentiality, integrity, and availability. ...

Subjects Taught Mandatory:
Incident Response and Digital Forensics
Networking Security & Forensics
Offensive Security
Security Risk and Compliance
Applied Cryptography
Scripting for Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity Research Project

Electives:
Malware Investigations
Malware Reverse Engineering
Threat Intelligence
Software Vulnerabilities
Fraud and Anomaly Detection
Distributed Ledger Technology
Free Choice Module
Further Enquiries Vincent Ryan
E: vincent.ryan@mtu.ie
T: 021 433 5112
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