Cybercrime and Digital Investigation MSc

Middlesex University
In London (England)

£ 7,200 - (Rs 6,20,374)
VAT incl.

Important information

  • Master
  • London (England)
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • When:
    October
Description

As our lives become increasingly digitised the scope and potential impact of cybercrime is becoming ever broader. In both the business and personal worlds, cyber criminals have the ability to cause considerable harm from remote locations, with numerous industry reports1 estimating that the global cost of cybercrime has grown to rival that of the illegal drugs trade. From financial theft to child abuse, cybercrime can take many forms, and the need for skilled professionals capable of tackling these problems will only grow as smart, connected devices increasingly become the norm.



This master's degree is designed to provide students with an understanding of the criminological, legal and research context of cybercrime. Furthermore, it equips students with an understanding of computing skills and capabilities that will help to respond to online threats to personal...

Important information
What are the course objectives?

Requirements: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.

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Where and when

Starts Location
October
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Financial
Financial Training
Financial Crime
Social Science
Criminal Justice
Digital Investigation
Green Criminology
Cybercrime
Corporate Compliance
Cybercrime
Evidence Management
Legal Methods
Youth Offending
Community Safety

Course programme

Structure
Four core plus one optional module are completed over terms one and two, with a Dissertation period in term three.

Modules
Each module is typically worth 20 30 credits except the Dissertation and Work Integrated Learning, which are worth 60 credits. Work Integrated Learning may be chosen to replace the Dissertation with prior agreement.
Core modules
Corporate Compliance and Financial Crime Prevention
Cybercrime and Society
Digital Investigation and Evidence Management
Researching Cybercrime with Legal Methods
Plus one of the following:
Dissertation
Work Integrated Learning
Plus one optional module from the list below:
Youth Offending, Disorder and Gangs
Community Safety and Public Protection
Criminal Justice,Courts and Prisons
Drugs, Crime and Criminology
Political Violence and Terrorism
Quantitative Analysis with Nvivo
Social Science Statistics with SPSS
Digital Research
Environmental Crime and Green Criminology
Psychology and Offender Interventions

Additional information

FEES INTERNATIONAL
£12,250 per year