Aberystwyth Law School, Living the Law Since 1901

Cyber Crime

Main Subjects

Cross border legal issues on the internet and beyond (Postgraduate)

Discover how national law incorporates modern Information Technology when communicating globally in transnational civil and criminal disputes.

Law in action

Understand how the law plays a key role in our current everyday lives. Assess current issues as topics of illustration, such as social media, online identity & privacy

Employability and Skills


  • Contractual challenges of commercial software supply: the impact of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 on digital content.
  • Online governance, including hate speech, fake news and jurisdiction.
  • PhD research includes identity Theft on the internet; “Privacy and Society in the Internet Age: To what extent can a person lead a private life?” and 'Prosecuting Cyber stalkers & Cyber trolls: Analysing current legislation and sentencing practices.’