Microcredentials

Secure Network Systems

The learner will evaluate common cyber security threats and defense in depth techniques to defend against these threats.

Information Security Architecture

Students will learn about information security and its importance in protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of systems and information.

Cryptography & Protocols

Students will learn the mathematics and cryptographic tools to analyse and understand the strengths and shortcomings of such security protocols.

Secure Software Development

This module focuses on secure software development practices and how they should be integrated throughout the software development life cycle.

Cybersecurity Standards & Risk

Students will learn about risk management processes with a focus on how to manage the risk related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of data.

Secure Systems Architecture

Students will learn the key concepts and techniques employed in designing secure system architectures.

Practical Cryptography

Students will gain a hands-on understanding of practical cryptographic applications and their correct implementations in information systems.

Log Files and Event Analysis

The learner will evaluate log files and learn tools to extract associated valuable data for detecting cyber threats and system performance issues.

Security Assurance

Learn how to locate and identify system vulnerabilities along with methods to identify potential vulnerabilities in a system design.

Secure Network Services

At the end of this module learners should have the ability to operate, configure and secure various electronic communication systems, services and networks.

A micro-credential is a short, accredited module of learning.

Our Cyber Skills Micro-Credentials are 5-10 credits and can be used towards a major award. If you are looking to gain specific knowledge or skills in an area of Cyber Security, this may be the best option for you.  

For further information on our pathways and micro-credentials don’t hesitate to contact us at: info@cyberskills.ie