Objectives and competences

This training course on open source intelligence (OSINT), i.e. knowledge gathered from publicly available sources, includes lessons on searching for, selecting and acquiring information and further processing and analysing it n order to obtain valuable, practical knowledge applicable in diverse settings. It is a practical training course organized in five blocks: The legal and intelligence framework, digital self-protection, becoming an undercover cyber-agent, advanced searches/monitoring and evidence certification. This training is suitable for private investigators, members of the Spanish armed forces, criminologists and anyone interested in investigation.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateAdvanced university course
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Dret
Branch of knowledge
  • Law and legal specializations
Mode of deliveryBlended
Credits3
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan
Enrolment fee:First year: 270,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:19/04/2024
E-mailinvestigació.privada@ub.edu
ManagmentCARPIO BRIZ, DAVID-ISIDRO
Open pre-enrolmentYes
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences

Objectives

- To locate, select and acquire information and to further process it and analyse it in order to obtain valuable, practical knowledge applicable in diverse settings.
- To gain practical training on the collection and acquisition of open sources and their analysis.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Students and graduates in private investigation, security professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge in this subject and police officers.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.

Pre-enrolment

Calendar

15/03/2024 25/04/2024

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught


Address:Facultat de Dret
Avinguda Diagonal, 684

08028 - Barcelona
Espanya
Email address:investigació.privada@ub.edu
Webpage:
Telephone:934024318
Observations:Friday afternoons

For further enquiries


Address:Facultat de Dret
Avinguda Diagonal, 684

08028 - Barcelona
Espanya
Email address:investigació.privada@ub.edu
Webpage:
Telephone:934024318