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Digital Forensics, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

This three-year Digital Forensics program at Noroff School of Technology and Digital Media focuses on digital forensics, digital investigation and cyber intelligence. 

The program gives an overall knowledge about the protection and research of digital systems and covers core theories, which are combined with solid practical foundations. By doing this, a student will be able to achieve the level of competence required in security roles in the industry.

Students develop a thorough methodical approach to secure, analyze and investigate digital crime. As a student you will also gain the necessary skills to work out risk assessment and to handle the security of digital environments.

After completing the degree, you gain the theoretical and practical experience needed to work in the police force or in data security. At a crime scene you would be tasked to consult with police investigators on how to collect digital devices for further analysis.

Job Opportunities

The expertise and skills of this bachelor program are sought after in the public, police and intelligence, and industrial organizations. The huge growth in computer technology creates real threats for both businesses and government critical infrastructures. Most large businesses that rely on information technology, have the need for people with expertise in digital forensics. 

This bachelor's degree provides a unique qualification for handling challenges in a variety of organizations, either as security expert in a small company, or as a team member in a large multinational corporation.

Accreditation

Accredited by NOKUT.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Problem Based Learning and Research Methodologies
  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Professional Aspects of Computing
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Network Principles
  • Programming and Databases

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Three-year upper secondary education or a vocational education certificate. You may also apply for admission by prior learning.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8560 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4280 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8560 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4280 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Price online:

  • EUR 4.280,- per semester.
  • EUR 150,- admission fee.
Price on-campus:
  • EUR 5.730,- per semester.
  • EUR 150,- admission fee.

Living costs for Kristiansand

  • 9412 - 14770 NOK/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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