Taught course

Forensic Computing for Practitioners

De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics

Entry requirements

You should normally have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject but we are happy to consider industry experience or equivalent qualifications.

Applicants should normally be employed by and sponsored by law enforcement or associated agencies, or a reputable organisation involved in the forensic computing domain.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

This course is intended to provide a pathway to academic accreditation and recognition for current practitioners who do not have a relevant first degree.

It addresses the need for continuing professional development and career progression within a rapidly changing environment. The scheme is composed of a series of short course modules and associated coursework modules which can be taken on a standalone basis or may be used to build an award.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36-72 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)116 2 50 60 70