Programme Code MSCFTD
Programme Duration 1
Programme Level 9
 
EQF Level 7
 
EHEA Level Second Cycle
Programme Credits 90
Semester Duration 0 Week(s)
Language of Instruction English
CAO Code; QQI Progamme Code etc
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Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner will be able to :

Description
An understanding of the theory, concepts and methods per- taining to a eld (or elds) of learning MIPLO-3: Synthesize and critically evaluate ex- pert knowledge of gov- ernance and compliance, data analysis and visual- isation, cybersecurity and IT auditing, big data ana- lytics, high level as well as deep nancial data ana- lysis skills, techniques and technologies of FinTech utilised in both technical and business contexts. Financial Markets LO1, LO2, LO3, LO4 Data Analytics LO1, LO3 Data Governance and Compliance LO1, LO2 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO1, LO2, LO4 Financial Analytics LO1 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO1 Crowd Markets LO 1 MIPLO-4: Critically evaluate and optimise en- trepreneurship, business, and technical strategies for the FinTech domain. Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1, LO2 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO3 Research Project LO1, LO5 Industry Based Research Project LO1, LO5
Exercise appro- priate judgement in a number of complex planning, design, technical and/or management functions related to products, services, operations or pro- cesses, including resourcing MIPLO-1: Conduct in- dependent research and analysis in the FinTech domain. Financial Markets LO1, LO5 Data Analytics LO3 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO4 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO2 Crowd Markets LO3 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO3 Research Project LO2, LO5 Industry Based Research Project LO2, LO5 MIPLO-2: Formulate and implement novel re- search ideas using the latest industry practices. Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO5 Data Governance and Compliance LO3 Blockchain Technologies LO3 Crowd Markets LO4 Research Project LO5 Industry Based Research Project LO5 MIPLO-6: Contextual- ise and integrate future, emerging, and disruptive technologies in FinTech Financial Markets LO4 Data Analytics LO1 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO3, LO4 Financial Analytics LO1, LO3 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1 Crowd Markets LO2
Detailed knowledge and understanding in one or more spe- cialised areas, some of it at the current boundaries of the eld(s) MIPLO-4: Critically evaluate and optimise en- trepreneurship, business, and technical strategies for the FinTech domain. Financial Markets LO4 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO2, LO3, LO5 Data Governance and Compliance LO2 Blockchain Technologies LO2, LO3 Financial Analytics LO2, LO3, LO4 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO2, LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO1 Crowd Markets LO3 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO2 Research Project LO2 Industry Based Research Project LO2 MIPLO-6: Contextual- ise and integrate future, emerging, and disruptive technologies in FinTech Financial Markets LO4 Blockchain Technologies LO2 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO3
Demonstrate mas- tery of a complex and specialised area of skills and tools; use and modify advanced skills and tools to con- duct closely guided research, profes- sional or advanced technical activity MIPLO-1: Conduct in- dependent research and analysis in the FinTech domain. Financial Markets LO4 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1, LO2, LO3, LO4 Crowd Markets LO4 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO1, LO2, LO3 Research Project LO2, LO3 Industry Based Research Project LO2, LO3 MIPLO-5: Develop, im- plement, and evaluate ef- fective business & tech- nical solutions for the FinTech domain. Financial Markets LO5 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO2, LO3 Data Governance and Compliance LO1 Blockchain Technologies LO4 Financial Analytics LO2, LO4 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO3, LO4 Crowd Markets LO1 Research Project LO3, LO4 Industry Based Research Project LO3, LO4 MIPLO-6: Contextual- ise and integrate future, emerging, and disruptive technologies in FinTech Financial Markets LO4 Data Analytics LO4 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO5 Blockchain Technologies LO1 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO4 Crowd Markets LO2 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO3, LO4 Research Project LO6 Industry Based Research Project LO6
Exercise appro- priate judgement in a number of complex planning, design, technical and/or management functions related to products, services, operations or pro- cesses, including resourcing MIPLO-1: Conduct in- dependent research and analysis in the FinTech domain. Financial Markets LO1, LO5 Data Analytics LO3 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO4 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO2 Crowd Markets LO3 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO3 Research Project LO2, LO5 Industry Based Research Project LO2, LO5 MIPLO-2: Formulate and implement novel re- search ideas using the latest industry practices. Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO5 Data Governance and Compliance LO3 Blockchain Technologies LO3 Crowd Markets LO4 Research Project LO5 Industry Based Research Project LO5 MIPLO-6: Contextual- ise and integrate future, emerging, and disruptive technologies in FinTech Financial Markets LO4 Data Analytics LO1 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO3, LO4 Financial Analytics LO1, LO3 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1 Crowd Markets LO2
Use advanced skills to conduct research, or advanced tech- nical or professional activity, accepting accountability for all related decision making; transfer and apply diagnostic and creative skills in a range of contexts MIPLO-1: Conduct in- dependent research and analysis in the FinTech domain. Data Analytics LO3 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO3 Blockchain Technologies LO3 Financial Analytics LO3 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO2 Data Governance and Compliance LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO3 MIPLO-2: Formulate and implement novel re- search ideas using the latest industry practices. Financial Analytics LO4, LO5 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO1 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO2 MIPLO-3: Synthesize and critically evaluate ex- pert knowledge of gov- ernance and compliance, data analysis and visual- isation, cybersecurity and IT auditing, big data ana- lytics, high level as well as deep nancial data ana- lysis skills, techniques and technologies of FinTech utilised in both technical and business contexts. Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO1 Blockchain Technologies LO2 Financial Analytics LO2 Contemporary Topics LO2 Crowd Markets LO2 Research Project LO1 Industry Based Research Project LO1 MIPLO-5: Develop, im- plement, and evaluate ef- fective business & tech- nical solutions for the FinTech domain. Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1, LO2 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO1, LO3 MIPLO-7: Acquire and develop competencies in legal and ethical practices in FinTech Financial Markets LO4, LO5 Data Governance and Compliance LO1, LO2, LO3 Crowd Markets LO4
Act effectively un- der guidance in a peer relation- ship with quali ed practitioners; lead multiple, complex and heterogeneous groups MIPLO-8: Acquire and develop a comprehensive skill set in leadership and collaboration in or- der to actualise entrepren- eurship and innovation in FinTech Data Governance and Compliance LO2 Blockchain Technologies LO3 Financial Analytics LO3 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO2, LO4, LO5 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO4 Research Project LO1 Industry Based Research Project LO1
Learn to act in variable and un- familiar learning contexts; learn to manage learning tasks independently, professionally and ethically MIPLO-1: Conduct in- dependent research and analysis in the FinTech domain. Data Analytics LO1 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO3 Blockchain Technologies LO3 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO5 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO1 Research Project LO3 Industry Based Research Project LO3 MIPLO-2: Formulate and implement novel re- search ideas using the latest industry practices. Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO2 Data Governance and Compliance LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO3 Crows Markets LO3 MIPLO-8: Acquire and develop a comprehensive skill set in leadership and collaboration in or- der to actualise entrepren- eurship and innovation in FinTech Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO3 Blockchain Technologies LO3 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO3, LO5 Research Project LO4 Industry Based Research Project LO4
Express a compre- hensive, internalised, personal world view manifesting solidar- ity with others MIPLO-4: Critically evaluate and optimise en- trepreneurship, business, and technical strategies for the FinTech domain. Financial Markets LO4, LO5 Data Analytics LO2 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO2, LO3, LO5 Data Governance and Compliance LO2, LO3 Blockchain Technologies LO2 Financial Analytics LO2, LO4 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO3 Crowd Markets LO3 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO1 Research Project LO2, LO4 Industry Based Research Project LO2, LO6 MIPLO-3: Synthesize and critically evaluate ex- pert knowledge of gov- ernance and compliance, data analysis and visual- isation, cybersecurity and IT auditing, big data ana- lytics, high level as well as deep nancial data ana- lysis skills, techniques and technologies of FinTech utilised in both technical and business contexts. Data Analytics LO3 Data Governance and Compliance LO3 Information Assurance and Cyberse- curity LO2, LO5 Financial Analytics LO3, LO4 Contemporary Topics in FinTech LO1 Digital Forensics and Auditing LO3 Entrepreneurship in FinTech LO1, LO3 Research Project LO2, LO3 Industry Based Research Project LO2, LO3

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H9DATA Data Analytics
H9DGC Data Governance and Compliance
H9FNMKT Financial Markets
H9IACS Information Assurance and Cybersecurity

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H9BCT Blockchain Technologies
H9CONT Contemporary Topics in Fintech
H9FINA Financial Analytics
Group Elective 1
Module Code Title
H9CDMKT Crowd Markets
H9DFA Digital Forensics and Auditing

Stage 1 / Semester 3

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H9ENFTCH Entrepreneurship in FinTech
Group Elective 2
Module Code Title
H9IBRP Industry Based Research Project
H9RS Research Project