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42 International Students welcomed to UCD CCI to commence the Online MSc in Forensic Computing and Cybercrime Investigation


The MSc in Forensic Computing and Cybercrime Investigation class of 2010/11 has students from Bahrain, Cameroon, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Switzerland, Tanzania and the United Kingdom. They were welcomed to UCD CCI at an introductory session on Monday September 6th 2010.

The MSc in Forensic Computing and Cybercrime Investigation programme is an international part-time MSc level programme, which is restricted to police officers. The purpose of the course is to produce graduates with skills that enhance their ability to investigate cybercrime. It introduces the concepts, principles, and professional practice in forensic computing and cybercrime investigation. The training is delivered mostly online with annual examination sessions taking place in Dublin and in associated training centres.

Lectures are:

  • Pre-recorded
  • Provided on the Classroom website
  • Can be downloaded and viewed locally
  • Supported with
    –Lecture handouts
    –Links to online resources
  • Study is driven by forum discussion and assignments with weekly online meetings with the lecturer