Course Description

Certificate in Data Cybersecurity

Certificate in Data Cybersecurity is a course run by Atlantic Technological University, Galway. It is an Online course with a duration of 1 year. For more information about Certificate in Data Cybersecurity at Atlantic Technological University, please review the details below.

A 30-credit minor award – commencing in September 2022

IT and data security are universal in every organisation. The protection of an organisations data is a concern for management, administration and technical staff.

This 30 credit certificate aims to upskill IT practitioners in the current data cybersecurity practices in line with standards, risks and compliance best practices in the implementation and operation of a secure environment for an organisation and to implement security measures at the network and operating system level to protect data from unauthorised access, disclosure, modification, or destruction.

It introduces the learner to current tools and techniques to protect information at rest, in transit or processed for an organisation in line with industry best practices and in compliance with appropriate standards.

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Training ProviderAtlantic Technological University
Course LocationCastlebar, Mayo
Course TypeBlended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course Start Date12th September 2022
Course Duration1 year
Entry RequirementsThe minimum entry requirement is a level 6 (Higher education) major award in a cognate area or equivalent. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can be used as a means to gain entry to the programme, or gain exemptions in accordance with Code of Practice No. 6 (Policy and Procedures for the Recognition of Prior Learning). Prior learning can be certified or experiential and will be assessed in accordance with the code.
Course CodeGA_KDCGC_N07
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Atlantic Technological University

ATU Galway Campus, Dublin Rd. Galway H91 T8NW, ATU Mayo Campus Westport Rd. Castlebar Co. Mayo F23 X853, Galway, Ireland

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Atlantic Technological University
ATU Galway Campus, Dublin Rd. Galway H91 T8NW
ATU Mayo Campus Westport Rd. Castlebar Co. Mayo F23 X853, Galway
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