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Artificial Intelligence MSc (Distance Learning)

Artificial Intelligence MSc (Distance Learning)

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Artificial Intelligence (Ai)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course in Artificial Intelligence (AI) is designed to meet the demand for a new kind of IT specialist with skills and knowledge in intelligent systems.

Recent developments in machine learning and the success of high profile AI applications have resulted in governments globally promoting the area as a central component of future technologies in many application areas. This course will aim to develop your knowledge and understanding to an advanced level across a range of areas including:

* autonomous systems

* knowledge representation and reasoning

* data mining

* machine learning

* robotics

Graduates of this course will be equipped with an understanding of the fundamental approaches to implementing intelligent behaviour in machines. You will be able to match applications with appropriate AI techniques for their solution, and be able to construct and configure solutions using a range of AI technologies.

The course aims to enhance the technical effectiveness of recent graduates to industry specifically in the area of artificial intelligence.

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

3 years

Start date

14-SEP-20

Modules

This module aims to provide you with skills that are key to helping you become a successful computing researcher or practitioner. You'll get the opportunity to study topics including the nature of research, the scientific method, research methods, literature review and referencing. The module aims to cover the structure of research papers and project reports, reviewing research papers, ethical issues (including plagiarism), defining projects, project management, writing project reports and making presentations.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A BSc or BEng Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Computing or Engineering or scientific related subject or an equivalent professional qualification

Applicants are expected to be familiar with and have some aptitude for Discrete Mathematics and Predicate Calculus

Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at an Honours degree level - the qualification and experience should be in the area of Computer Science or Mathematics/Engineering

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.