Network and Information Security

Designed specifically to address a growing need in the industry, the MSc in Network and Information Security at Griffith College is a one-year programme which aims to enable students to develop robust and efficient network security plans, strategies and solutions. Delivered on a full and part-time basis, as a graduate of this course, you will:

Obtain specialist knowledge and skills essential for a career in network security.
Establish an analytical mindset necessary for independent academic and professional research.
Gain a practical understanding of how to identify industrial requirements of computer network security and analyse security risks.
Develop a team player attitude necessary to communicate problems, ideas and solutions to all levels of the industrial team.
Build upon your knowledge of supporting topics in the area of network and information security.
Fantastic job prospects with a 100% employment record from a sample of 35 graduates from our class of 2017

International Business Management (Global Brand Management)

Our MSc International Business Management in Global Brand Management programme is available on a full-time basis over a one-year period and is focused on developing students’ understanding, insights and skills to enable them to become an invaluable resource to global brands in a dynamic and rapidly changing world.

Students will gain knowledge and understanding of key areas of international business management including storytelling, brand identity, marketing models and content production.
Students will apply learning to real and complex problems experienced by global brands and use their knowledge to find creative solutions.
Visiting Global Brand Teams devise and monitor real-life practical assignments enabling students to prove themselves on global assignments and gain the confidence, skill and experience to further their personal and professional development in this field.
Students have the opportunity to further their studies by enrolling on our MBA in International Business.
A highly practical learning approach taught by a Graduate Business School lecturing team with outstanding industry experience.

International Business Management (International Tourism and Hospitality Management)

Our MSc programme in International Business Management is available on a full- and part-time basis and prepares graduates by providing an academically rigorous and intellectually challenging educational experience.

A flexible study model gives students the option of either full-time or part-time study with class size, structure and assessment tailored to each individual module.
A highly practical learning approach taught by a Graduate Business School lecturing team with outstanding industry experience.
An international course perspective increases the variety of career opportunities open to graduates.
Students have the opportunity, after gaining management experience, to return and convert their MSc to an MBA award.

Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Our MSc in Procurement and Supply Chain Management is available on a full-time basis over one year in Griffith College Limerick, and on a part-time, two-year period in Griffith College Dublin. It equips students with the specialist skills required for successful careers in the procurement and supply management fields across a broad range of industries.

Students will develop their knowledge and skills to understand the holistic view of a business.
Students will enhance their ability to research current trends and developments in procurement and supply management.
Winner of the 2019 Excellence in Education & Training award.
A flexible study model gives students the option of either full-time or part-time study.
​Lecturers with deep industry knowledge of both public and private sector procurement and supply chain management

International Pharmaceutical Business Management

The MSc in International Pharmaceutical Business Management is available on both a full and part-time basis and is conducted over a 1 or 2.5 year period respectively. The programme develops learners’ abilities to research current trends and developments in the Pharmaceutical Business Management Industry and to develop their knowledge, skill and competencies to work in this dynamic business arena across multiple industries, whether they are service or manufacturing oriented. As a graduate of the course you will:

Expand your knowledge of marketing, technological developments, product release and regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical industry.
Master business development and launching activities within an ever-expanding industry
Become an expert in regional management, forecasting and budgeting
Develop your interpersonal, professional and leadership skills by working independently, and as part of a team on a range of challenging projects.
Part-time learning allows students already working in the area extra time to hone skills.
Pharmachem Skillnet funding is available for this programme

Computing

Designed specifically with the needs of industry in mind, the Higher Diploma in Science in Computing Science at Griffith College is a 1-2 year conversion programme, which aims to bridge the gap between non-computing disciplines and computing science. Delivered on a full and part-time basis, as a graduate of this course, you will:

Fantastic job prospects with a 100% employment record from a sample of 35 graduates from our class of 2017
Master core computing competencies which are essential for a career in IT
Obtain necessary skills and academic requirements to further progress into any computer science-based postgraduate study.
Move into IT from any discipline

Journalism & Media Communications

The MA in Journalism & Media Communications is conducted on both a full and part-time basis over a 1-2 year period and allows students to develop their own study path through the selection of elective modules. It is for people who wish to embark on a career in the fast-changing industry of contemporary journalism and media communications. Designed and delivered by journalism and communications professionals and full-time academics, the course immerses learners in a professional media production environment. The programme team cultivates among learners a commitment to the production of high quality and ethical journalism, as well as leadership and innovation skills.

You will acquire the practical skills to conceive, produce, edit and publish their own media content.
You will gain familiarity with multiple platforms: web, mobile, video, radio, print and photography.
For the programme duration, participants are entitled to apply for a NUJ Press Card.
You will gain a solid understanding of media theory, research methods and media law and ethics.
You will significantly develop your writing, production and communication skills, exploring areas like reporting, feature writing and investigative journalism.
You will be challenged in real journalistic situations in print, broadcast and online media in a media working environment through work with the college magazine, online publications and radio station.
You will have the opportunity to create a professional portfolio of your writing, radio output as well as video and photography work to show future employers.