Bachelor of Science
Classroom - Evening
Information and communication (including ICT)
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Admissions Office Institute of Technology Blanchardstown Blanchardstown Road North Dublin 15
The BSc in Computing in Digital Forensics & Cyber Security is a one-year part-time add-on level 7 degree programme.
Covering areas of computer and networking technology with emphasis placed on security and forensics and how this is applied to business needs. The objective of the course is to deepen the knowledge of subject areas by expanding on the fundamentals concepts. This year will focus on the Digital Forensics and Security of Information and introduce the students to working as teams where they will develop a project integrating knowledge from different modules.
Successful graduates from this programme will be ready to work as professionals in the IT and Cyber Security industry.
NFQ level 6 in Computing or related discipline
Computer & Network Forensics
Professional Penetration Testing
Participants will undergo a work placement.
The Expert Group on Future Skills Needs (EGFSN) has identified IT and Cyber Security as being demand area as well as
the ICT Skills Action Plan 2014-2018.
Sample ICT Professional Occupations for Network And Security Experts are:
Internet security and network security, security architecture, Cisco information security systems, firewall
Others security areas and careers are in:
Digital & Mobile Device Forensics, Cyber Security
Investigations, Biometrics, Secure Software and Communications, Penetration Testing, Cloud Security.
The job titles of different jobs in IT and Cyber Security include:
Security Analyst/Engineer, Information Security Engineer, Cyber Incident Responder, Business Continuity & IT Security,
Network Security Engineer, and so on.
Tuesday , Wednesday & Thursday 6.00pm - 10.00pm
Admissions Office Institute of Technology Blanchardstown Blanchardstown Road North Dublin 15Phone
Apply online at https://www.springboardcourses.ie/