Taught course

Cybercrime Investigation

Institution
University of Central Lancashire · School of Forensic and Applied Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

  • An honours degree at level 2.2 or above, or equivalent qualifications and experience
  • Applications welcome from individuals with non-standard qualifications with work-based experience

Months of entry

September

Course content

Cybercrime is a relatively new and growing area for both civil and criminal investigation. This course has been developed by law enforcement practitioners to enhance knowledge and practical skills in the areas of behavioural psychology, criminal investigation and the technical aspects of obtaining computer-based evidence.

Aimed at personal professional development for current investigators in the criminal and private sector and as a natural progression for graduates in Computer Forensics, Psychology or Policing.

Modules include Research Skills, Behavioural Dynamics of Cybercrime, Digital Forensic Technology, Open Source Internet Investigation, Policing of cybercrime and a research project for your dissertation.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months
online
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1772 892400