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MScComputer Systems and Network Engineering

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

Overview

This is a programme of study that involves networking, software development technologies and architectures for the design and management of modern distributed computer systems and networks. The emphasis is on a software engineering approach based on sound modern software engineering project management methods, tools and techniques, which enable an integrated lifecycle systems development view.

The programme aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and understanding required to allow them to contribute to the planning, design and management of modern network based computer systems. Students will gain the understanding of critical evaluation of existing technology options, future developments, protocols, architecture and tools needed to support the development and delivery of advanced network services. Upon successful completion of this Master’s programme graduates are expected to be proficient in the development of new enterprise distributed and/or web-enabled systems, the integration of legacy systems into intranets or extranets, and advanced data and telecommunication technologies.

Though our short course centre opportunity may also be provided to study for the following professional qualifications: CISCO Certified Network Associate; Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment.

The availability of some courses is subject to satisfying constraints that may come into effect in the year of entry. In addition, some options are negotiable, indicating that a course selection will need to be approved prior to the student undertaking the requested option.

Programme structure

Project (60 credits)
Software Tools and Techniques (15 credits)
System Administration and Security (15 credits)
Clouds, Grids and Virtualisation (15 credits)
Network and Internet Technologies and Design (15 credits)
Mobile and Network Technologies (15 credits)
Network Architecture and Services (15 credits)
One 15-credit option chosen from: Cyber Security; Enterprise Software Development;Mobile Application Development(15 credits)
One 15-credit option chosen from: Systems Development; Management and Governance, ; Audit and Security; Enterprise Web Programming.(15 credits)

Career opportunities

Graduates from this programme are equipped for employment in industry commerce or education to work as independent consultants or within teams in diverse areas such as networking, business data communication and telecommunication, Internet and e-commerce applications, IT support, advanced research, teaching and training.

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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