University of Central Lancashire: Cybercrime Investigation

InstitutionUniversity of Central Lancashire View institution profile
Department School of Forensic and Applied Sciences
Web https://www.uclan.ac.uk
Email cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk
Telephone 01772 892400
Study type Taught

Summary

Course overview - Cybercrime is a relatively new and growing area for both civil and criminal investigation. Our MSc in Cybercrime Investigation 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.

Why study with us - You’ll develop the knowledge and practical skills to understand psychological, investigative and technical aspects of cybercrime.

  • This course is available in full-time, part-time and distance learning modes of study.

  • The course is delivered in partnership with existing staff members from the School of Psychology and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, and Justice.

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University of Central Lancashire

 

Founded in 1828 as the Institution for the Diffusion of Knowledge, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) now has a staff and student community approaching 38,000 and 180,000 alumni. The University offers over 200 postgraduate courses – both taught and research – in a range of subjects. What's more, UCLan is ranked in the top 6% of universities in the world (CWUR 2019/20). We also have a community of around 20,000 students from over 120 countries, including 5,000 postgraduate students and 700 research students.

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