Cyber Crime and Terrorism, MA

Cyber crime and terrorism are among the biggest threats facing society and are key priorities for government at all levels. This MA will give you an in-depth understanding of the constantly changing nature of online crimes and criminal behaviour, opening up a range of exciting career opportunities. Learning from industry experts, with a wealth of academic and practical experience, you will gain knowledge of the threats, trends, issues and responses in terrorism and cybersecurity as well as the crucial ethical questions.

Course syllabus:

  1. Contemporary Terrorism in Historical and Philosophical Context

  2. Crime in Cyberspace

  3. Online Propaganda and Radicalisation

  4. Advanced Postgraduate Skills

  5. Human Rights and Terrorism Online

  6. Research Methods and Ethics

  7. Countering Violent Extremism Online

  8. MA Crime and Terrorism Dissertation