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 advanced knowledge of the role of technology in criminal behaviour, and cybercrime as contemporary and evolving crime categories. 2. Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in evaluating the significant harms (financial, emotional and societal) that result from cybercrime. 3. Demonstrate advanced knowledge in evaluating past, current and future cyber threats. 4. Critically evaluate and develop advanced strategies for the prevention, disruption and detection of and cybercrime. 5. Demonstrate advanced knowledge and evaluation of the role, responsibilities and investigative capacities of governments, law enforcement, regulatory agencies and corporate and private sectors groups in combating cybercrime. 6. Demonstrate an advanced ability to research, interpret and apply established criminological theories in relation to cybercrime.
|Withdraw – Financial?||12/02/2022|
|Withdraw – Academic?||05/03/2022|