Information Security & Privacy (MSc)

Cardiff University the United Kingdom

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
1 - 3 year

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
September

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About Information Security & Privacy at Cardiff University

The MSc Information Security and Privacy addresses the key security issues that are faced by global communications and information systems.

The programme provides a mix of business context with core security, trust and privacy issues that challenge the IT sector. The course builds on previous skills in computer science, to strengthen understanding of this emerging area.

As well as studying themes such as trust and identity and forensic investigation, security techniques and information, network and cyber security, you will gain an understanding of the e-Commerce and business environment. This combined business/security approach provides valuable training for interacting with organisations, and understanding their business functions in a deeper context.

Using case based analysis, you will have the opportunity to learn about forensic approaches to investigation across multiple platforms.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 3 year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course fees find outInternational course fees find out

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