Please note: Applications for this programme should be made through pre-University General Studies
The aim of this course is develop knowledge and skills relating to behaviour and attitudes that influence our role in social systems/IT systems in the work place, community and societal contexts.
There are two distinct routes available in this programme:
- Forensics & Psychology
- Forensics & Criminology (Cyber Security)
Forensics & Psychology: This programme suitable for those interested in the study of crime, the causes of crime, types of crime and the nature of criminal behaviour. It will equip learners with the knowledge and skills to analyse the criminal justice system in broad terms.
Forensics & Criminology: Digital forensics or ‘cyber security’ is the practice of collecting, analysing, and reporting on information found on computers and networks, which can be applied in law enforcement and investigations, in commercial, private, or institutional applications, and in the context of cyber-security..
- Leaving Cert/Leaving Cert Applied or its equivalent.
- For mature students, work experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.