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MScComputer Science

Tuition fee £11,700.00 per year
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gre.ac.uk/pg/ach/cgcs 

Overview

During this programme, students study, employ and reflect on the principles underpinning computer science. The programme is designed for individuals wishing to pursue careers as computer science professionals.

From organisational culture and human-computer interaction to web services and distributed computing on virtualised and cloud based systems, this programme leads students to reflect on the choice of methods and tools. It will provide practical experience in the analysis and understanding of problems, systems and structures through the study of realistic case studies. The student will be equipped to deal with the intense demands of modern software development, critically evaluate and employ appropriate concepts and principles to build solutions of commercial, industrial or research value.

Students may choose options focusing on cyber security and forensics, data warehousing and business intelligence or user-centered web engineering and software engineering management.

Through our short course centre opportunity may also be provided to study for the following professional qualifications: Microsoft Technology Associate Exams; Certified Professional Java SE Programmer; Java Certified Associate; Oracle Certified Associate (OCA).

The availability of some courses is subject to satisfying constraints that may come into effect in the year of entry.

Programme structure

Project and Dissertation (60 credits)
Clouds, Grids and Virtualisation (15 credits)
Enterprise Patterns and Frameworks (15 credits)
Systems Development, Management and Governance (15 credits)
Enterprise Software Engineering Development (15 credits)
Programming Enterprise Components (15 credits
One course option chosen from: Mobile Application Development; Data Warehousing; Big Data; User Centred Web Engineering (15 credits)
Two course options from:Audit and Security; Enterprise Web Programming; Computer Crime and Forensics; Business Intelligence and Data Mining; Enterprise Systems Integration (30 credits)

Career opportunities

Graduates from this programme are equipped for employment in industry, commerce or education with a proficiency in the key theoretical and practical areas in computer science, including their application to modern software systems development.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States