In this subject you will examine the role of technology in crime and investigate the motivations, methodology and victims of cybercrime. You will study past and current cyber threats, and examine these new type of offences. The expansion of victimisation will be looked at and you will evaluate the effectiveness of institutional and investigative responses to cyber threats.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Demonstrate knowledge of the role of technology in criminal behaviour, and cybercrime as contemporary and evolving crime categories. 2. Demonstrate knowledge of the significant harms (financial, emotional and societal) that result from cybercrime. 3. Demonstrate knowledge of past, current cyber threats and future trends in cybercrime. 4. Apply criminological theories in evaluating why and how cybercrime occurs. 5. Develop and analyse strategies for the prevention, disruption and detection of and cybercrime. 6. Evaluate the role, responsibilities and investigative capacities of governments, law enforcement, regulatory agencies and corporate and private sectors groups in combating cybercrime.
|Withdraw – Financial?||12/02/2022|
|Withdraw – Academic?||05/03/2022|