Cyber Security

Designed to prepare IT professionals for a managerial or technical career in Cyber Security.

Accredited digital transformation courses

delivered by UCD, ATU Sligo and TU Dublin

About Cyber Security

Designed to prepare IT professionals for a managerial or technical career in cybersecurity. Including modules on managerial aspects of cybersecurity (e.g., Leadership in Security, Privacy and Regulatory Compliance and Risk Assessment and Security Standards) as well as modules on technical aspects of cybersecurity, such as Network Security, Secure Software Engineering, Incident Response, and Cryptography.

CPD modules in this course theme

MSc Cybersecurity

Delivered by University College Dublin

This programme is designed to prepare IT professionals for a managerial or technical career in cybersecurity.

 

  • Starts September 2022
  • Blended Teaching
  • 90 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9

Leadership in Security

Delivered by University College Dublin

Leadership in Security is a module about taking charge of security in an organisation and driving change to improve security.

 

  • Starts September 2022
  • Blended Teaching
  • 5 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9
  • Course Fees: €875.00

Applied Cryptography

Delivered by University College Dublin

Provides an introduction to the field of cryptography, with an emphasis on modern techniques used in the real world.

 

  • Starts May 2023
  • Blended Teaching
  • 5 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9
  • Course Fees: €875.00

Risk Assessment and Standards

Delivered by University College Dublin

Enable learners to understand each of the key steps of a risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards and determine the likelihood of harm.

 

  • Starts January 2023
  • Blended Teaching
  • 5 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9
  • Course Fees: €875.00

Secure Software Engineering

Delivered by University College Dublin

 Aims to provide knowledge and to develop skills necessary to undertake a career as a Security Engineer, Architect or Analyst.

 

  • Starts May 2023
  • Blended Teaching
  • 10 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9
  • Course Fees: €1,750.00

Information Security

Delivered by University College Dublin

Introduces learners to the world of information security addressing the major issues that security specialists encounter in the "real world".

 

  • Starts September 2022
  • Blended Teaching
  • 10 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9
  • Course Fees: €1,750.00

Cybersecurity Law

Delivered by University College Dublin

Examines the legal and regulatory context of cybersecurity, considering both Irish law and the wider international framework.

 

  • Starts January 2023
  • Blended Teaching
  • 10 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9
  • Course Fees: €1,750.00

Grad Certificate in CyberSecurity

Delivered by University College Dublin

The programme will help to reduce the cybersecurity skills shortage and prepare professionals for a rewarding career in cybersecurity.

 

  • Starts September 2022
  • Blended Teaching
  • 30 Credits
  • NFQ Level 9

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Taught by academic experts

Learn from 3 of Ireland’s leading universities with world renowned academic staff.

Accredited qualifications aligned to NFQ

Our courses and modules range from levels 6 to 9 on the NFQ framework.

A wide range of study areas

Select from 11 key themes across Digital Transformation.

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Flexible Study Options

Choose from a range of online, on-campus and blended learning modes designed to suit your needs.

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