This course provides students with an understanding of the principles, methodologies, and tools essential for investigating cybercrimes and digital incidents. Through a blend of theoretical knowledge and hands-on practical exercises, students learn to gather, analyse, and interpret digital evidence ethically and legally within the context of criminal investigations, civil litigation, and corporate security. Topics covered include forensic techniques for computer systems, networks, and mobile devices, as well as data recovery, chain of custody, and courtroom presentation of findings. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking, problem-solving, and adherence to industry best practices.
Skill Level: Beginner