Information & Network Security

University of Limerick


Course Name Information & Network Security
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 33182 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MEng
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Duration 1 year full-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+An honours primary degree (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland), at minimum second class honours, in a relevant engineering, computing, mathematics, science or technology discipline. Applicants from other disciplines who have a sig...

Course Summary This MEng provides in-depth knowledge of emerging security threats and solutions for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) systems. Equips students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to identify, develop and implement highly secure systems and networks that serve enterprise goals.
Course Content Key Facts:
Graduates of this programme will be able to contribute as technical leaders and researchers in systems security management, with the capability to develop and manage security policies related to organisations’ IT systems and to combat threats to corporate technical resources.
Subjects Taught Programme Content
Semester 1
• Cryptography & Security Fundamentals
• Cryptographic Mathematics
• Multimedia Communications
• C++ Programming
• Software Engineering

Semester 2
• Data Forensics
• Biometrics
• Communication & Security Protocols
• Network & Host Security
• Master of Engineering Project 1: Project Identification

Semester 3
• Master of Engineering Project 2: Project Design & Implementation
Further Enquiries Course Director
Dr Reiner Dojen
Tel: +353 (0) 61 213442
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