351–400 th
World University Rankings 2021
27 th
Impact Rankings 2020
80 th
Young University Rankings 2020
Ellison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 8ST, United Kingdom

Computer and Digital Forensics - Northumbria University

Ready to learn the very latest computing techniques, which are set to put you ahead of the game in digital forensics? On Northumbria’s hands-on digital forensics course, you will be taught to locate and analyse evidence and conduct digital forensic investigations to the highest standard. Using the same software as professionals, you will work in our specialist computer forensics and security laboratories, with support from our highly experienced staff and industry experts. From day one, you will learn how to conduct investigations, undertake research to solve problems and write reports about your findings and present evidence in a court of law, all essential for a career as a digital forensics specialist. You will develop computing applications for varied discipline specific problem domains, plan and manage the development and use of computing systems and will be encouraged to work both individually and as part of a team. This course has been accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional.

  • Qualification
    Master of Computing with Honours - MComp (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Newcastle upon TyneUnited Kingdom