Master Cyber Security and Human Factors (Part-time) - Máster en Seguridad Informática y Factores Humanos
MSc IT Security helps you to develop your computing skills in the theory and practice of computer security and forensic technology. This requires an understanding of hardware, operating systems, communications software, attention to detail, creative problem-solving, investigative skills and an appreciation of computer threats and security counter-measures. You will also have the opportunity to work on a substantial project of your own choice. These skills can lead to a range of careers in systems management and computer security.
Specific entry requirements for the course are a recognised British Honours degree (or its equivalent) with a minimum of a 2.2, or its equivalent, in a Computing or Technology-related subject area; or a recognised British Honours degree (or its equivalent) in a non-computing subject area plus substantial relevant experience; or a BCS postgraduate diploma plus a PGD project; or qualifications deemed by the University to be equivalent.
Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits. For international students IELTS 6.5, or its equivalent, is a minimum requirement.
Advanced Topics in IT Security
Information Security Management
The Master´s Project is undertaken on completion of the taught modules.
Digital Forensic Technology
Database Administration & Management
The Expert Witness in the Legal Process
IT Project Management
Trends in Cybercrime
OO Software Development
There may be timetable constraints that may limit your option choice.