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Arden University

  • 50,000 postgraduate students
  • 50% international / 50% domestic

Master of Science Data Analytics & IT Security Management

  • Masters (Coursework)

With cyber-crime consistently keeping up to speed with the rapid development of technology, there is a growing need for staff with cyber security specialist knowledge who know how to read and analyse data in order to protect business information and reputation from risks, threats and crises.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1.5 - 5 years full-time
Study Mode
Online
Intake Months
Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov,
Fees
$10,112 per year

About this course

With cyber-crime keeping up with the rapid development of technology, there is a growing need for cyber security specialists who know how to read and analyse data in order to protect business information and reputation from risks, threats and crises. In this programme you will recognise the importance of data within the changing IT security landscape. You will consider the evolving field of technology and the security risks that come with it, learning how data can be manipulated to result in strategy driven decisions.

Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree or diploma equivalent to a UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2). If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above  

Assessments

Assessments at Arden provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include:

  • Reports
  • Presentations
  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation or Journal Article

To ensure you are on the right track with your studies and support your development, Arden will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

You can get more detailed course information by viewing the relevant Programme Specification, which you can download from our Policies, Standards and Procedures Page

Fees

Please note: These fees are for students starting in July 2019. For new applicants starting from October 2019, fees will increase by £1,000. 

Pay in Full

You can pay for your Arden University course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way.

Instalments

You can pay for your studies as you go along. That means no monthly payment obligations; you simply make the next payment when you are ready to start the next stage of your course. So if you can’t pay upfront or perhaps aren’t eligible for a student loan, you can pay in bitesize chunks.

We accept credit and debit cards (Visa, Mastercard and UK Maestro), bank transfers and cheques. Unfortunately, we are currently we are unable to accept Amex cards for payment. Students can also pay via PayPal if they are paying in GBP.

Level of Study
Bachelor
English Language
IELTS 6+

Study locations

Online

What you will learn

With this Data Analytics & IT Security Management Master's Degree programme at Arden University you will recognise the importance of data within the changing IT security landscape.

You will consider the evolving field of technology and the security risks that come with it, learning how to approach the abundance of data available and understand how data can be manipulated to result in strategy driven decisions. You will also develop an understanding of how to communicate findings to others within your organisation.

Course structure

  • Data Design
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Data Visualisation and Interpretation
  • Information Security Strategy Development
  • IT Security Management
  • IS Governance
  • Research Project

Please note that the modules listed are indicative and may be subject to change.