Course Overview

September Semester

Module 1

Information Security Architecture

Module 2

Cryptography & Protocols


January Semester

Module 1

Security Architecture






Course Level
Course Credit
Course Contact
9 Months
20 Credits
Special Purpose Award
Dr. Hazel Murray
EU €2,800/ Non EU €4000
80% subsidy available for EU students.

Programme Descriptor

Designed to provide the experienced Systems Architect with the cybersecurity skills needed to design Secure IT Systems.

This pathway provides in-depth knowledge of cryptographical algorithms and protocols providing the learner with detailed knowledge in order to assess the correct type and usage of cryptography.








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Is This Course For Me?

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Yes, it is a fully online part-time course.

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This course is ideal for ICT professionals or graduates with an honours degree in computing or in a cognate area (STEM) who wish to develop a career as a cybersecurity professional in a technical role. This is a highly technical course requiring basic networking knowledge to ensure success. Candidates who do not hold a computing degree and are currently working in the IT sector may be considered based on relevant academic qualifications or extensive work experience.

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