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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Computer Science

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course specifically designed for graduates from computing disciplines to take the next step and hone their skills to meet contemporary industrial and commercial needs by studying essential core subjects and specialist, modern, in-demand areas. Mixing a variety of study methods including lectures and tutorials with online modules, you will also be required to undertake personal study. You will also be expected to investigate cutting-edge technologies, implement and test novel solutions, or develop or analyse original areas of associated technology as part of your dissertation. This course is intended for graduates from computing disciplines who wish to update or focus their computing skills and competencies for effective work within the computing industry. Successful completion of the course enables you to put greater focus on your future career in the field of commercial program development or the educational paths. You will have the knowledge and competence necessary to continue to develop professionally in the workplace. You might take the opportunity to progress to higher-level academic investigation. It is expected that you will be able to gain employment at higher technical and managerial levels, develop particular specialist technical and consultative skills, and be capable of embarking upon Doctoral level study.

Different course options

Full time | Wrexham Campus | 1 year | SEP-18

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-18

Modules

Commercial Website Design and Development - Optional
Research Methods
Future & Emerging Technology
Networking Hardware and Software
Networking Techniques & Technologies
Software Development - Object Oriented Programming
Web and Mobile Application Development
Dissertation

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have an honours degree of at least 2:2 classification in a Computer Science related subject area, or equivalent in any science-based degree with a strong computing and/or engineering element. In some cases applicants with substantial commercial or industrial experience can be accepted, subject to interview and references.