Course Overview

September Semester

Module 1

Secure Software Development


January Semester

Module 1

Security Assurance

Module 2

Security Web Penetration Testing
Course Level
Course Credit
Course Contact
9 Months
Special Purpose Award
Dr. Anila Mjeda
EU €2,100/ Non EU €3,000
80% subsidy available for EU students.

Programme Descriptor

Current high profile cyber security breaches are expected to drive demand for cyber security specialists in the next few months and this programme is targeted at roles to provide organisations with skilled individuals who can help prevent such attacks.

This pathway is designed to especially facilitate learners to transition into cybersecurity roles from developer backgrounds.


More Information

Is This Course For Me?

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Yes, it is a fully online part-time course.

You may be eligible for funding with Tech Industry Alliance Skillnet. For more information, please see below.
For information on your eligibility for tax relief, please click here.

This course is for experienced software developers to enhance their skills with the knowledge to develop secure software. Ideally candidates will poess an honours degree in computing or in a cognate area (STEM). Candidates who do not hold a computing degree and are currently working in the IT sector may be considered based on relevant academic qualifications or extensive work experience.

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Apply For Funding

We are pleased to say this course is available for funding through Tech Industry Alliance Skillnet. Check your eligibility by following these quick and easy steps.

  1. Apply for this course on the CyberSkills website 
  2. Enquire with Tech Industry Alliance Skillnet if you are eligible for funding. Click Here to visit their website.
  3. If you are offered a place on the course, once accepting mark your employer to pay - Tech Industry Alliance Skillnet
  4. Enjoy the course!

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