Master of Information Security and Digital Forensics

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Security Science

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelors degree completed to a merit standard.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MISDF graduates will have the detailed knowledge and understanding of security issues related to the computing sector. They will have specialist skills in the application and use of computing techniques in the analysis of IT systems that may have been penetrated or corrupted maliciously as well as knowledge of security policies, legislation and ethical issues related to cyber crime. Graduates will have demonstrated the ability to engage in a sustained period of research, and may progress to further study at doctoral level.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Technology at this level can earn:

$55,000

Median earnings one year after study

$62,000

Median earnings two years after study

$74,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Bachelor with Honours Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$8,000

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Practicum Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$7,500

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812
Email: courseinfo@aut.ac.nz
Web: http://www.aut.ac.nz

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