Master of Science (Cybersecurity)

Awang Had Salleh Graduate School of Arts & Science
College of Art & Sciences,
Universiti Utara Malaysia,
06010 UUM Sintok,
Kedah Darul Aman, MALAYSIA.

Tel: +604-928 5299
Fax: +604-928 5297
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COURSEWORK

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity programme by coursework is a 40-credit-hour programme which comprises the following:

CORE COURSES (25 CREDIT HOURS)

  • *STIC5003 Information Security Management
  • *STIC5013 Cybersecurity Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • STIC5023 Data and Network SecuritySTIC5033 Information Assurance
  • STIC5043 Sentiment & Social Media Management
  • STIC5053 Cybersecurity Analytics
  • STIC5063 Online Business, Financial Technology & Cybersecurity
  • SZRZ6014 Research Methodology 

ELECTIVE COURSES (6 CREDIT HOURS)
Choose a minimum of SIX (6) credits from the following list or any other courses approved by the Dean of School of Computing (SOC):

  • STIC6003 Hacking and Penetration Tests
  • STIC6013 Data Fitting and Analysis
  • STIC6023 Cybersecurity in Social Media
  • STIC6033 Cyber Psychology
  • STIC6043 Ethics, Policy & Cybersecurity Law
  • STIJ6084 Forensic Computing

PROJECT PAPER (9 CREDIT HOURS)

  • STIC6999 Project in Computing

* Courses embedded with professional certifications by CyberSecurity Malaysia
Certified Information Security Awareness Manager (CISAM)
Certified Information Security Management System ISO/IEC27001:2013 - Auditor (CISMS)