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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Computer Science

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This programme is 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.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-18

Modules

Computer Systems - Core
Managing Data - Core
Web Technologies - Core
Problem Solving with Programming - Core
Professional Development in Computing: Information Engineering - Core
Group Project Design - Core
Systems Development Tools & Techniques - Core
Professional Issues - Core
Applied Programming - Core
Human Computer Relationships - Core
Group Project Implementation - Core
Responsible Computing - Core
Distributed Data - Core
Project/ Project Dissertation - Core
IT Project Management - Core
21st Century Computing - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course

£11,550

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.

University information

Wrexham Glyndwr University offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses and professional qualifications. The university prides itself on its industry-led courses, offering links with employers. There are over 9,000 students at the university, with around 1,500 studying for a postgraduate qualification. The main campus in Wrexham is located on the edge of town and contains the majority of student services, facilities...more

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