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MSc in Network and Information Security

Griffith College, Ireland

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Next enrollment cycle

March 2023

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Total Course Fee

USD 16,660

Course Accredited By

HECA

  • 1 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 25% scholarship

Campus: Limerick This course is also available in Blended Learning. Take the next step in your career and become a network and information security specialist
 

This Level 9 MSc in Network and Information Security aims to equip students with the necessary skills to pursue an interesting career in this specialist area.

  • Designed specifically to address a growing need in the industry, the MSc in Network and Information Security at Griffith College is a one-year programme which aims to enable students to develop robust and efficient network security plans, strategies and solutions. Delivered on a full and part-time basis, as a graduate of this course, you will:
  • Obtain specialist knowledge and skills essential for a career in network security.
  • Establish an analytical mindset necessary for independent academic and professional research.
  • Gain a practical understanding of how to identify industrial requirements of computer network security and analyse security risks.
  • Develop a team player attitude necessary to communicate problems, ideas and solutions to all levels of the industrial team.
  • Build upon your knowledge of supporting topics in the area of network and information security.
  • Fantastic job prospects with a 100% employment record from a sample of 35 graduates from our class of 2017

Course Highlights

  • Finish early with Post-Graduate Diploma
  • Small class sizes
  • Access to state of the art facilities
  • A dedicated experienced lecturing Team
  • Industry guest speakers

Enrollment Cycles

  • March 2023
  • September 2023

Entry Requirements

  • Candidates applying for this course should have a 2.2 Level 8 Honours degree or above in Computing Science, or a 2.2 Higher Diploma in Computing or related discipline or international equivalent and/or relevant work experience.
  • In response to the worldwide closure of English Language Test Centres arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Griffith College is now accepting the online Duolingo English Test (DET) as valid proof of English proficiency. This is a temporary measure for our intakes up to and including February 2022.

Core Modules

  • Information and Network Security Technologies
  • Legal and Ethical Aspects of Information Security
  • IT Infrastructure Protection & Ethical Hacking
  • Cryptography
  • Computer Forensics
  • Managing Information Security
  • Telecommunication Networks and Services
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation / Dissertation by Practice

General Fee Information  

  • An Academic Administration Fee of EUR250.00 and a 2% Learner Protection Charge is applicable each academic year in addition to the fees quoted below. The fees below relate to Year 1 fees only.

Study Mode: Full-Time

  • Limerick
  • EUR 8,150.00

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