Advanced Computer Science MSc

Course Features

  • Price: £12500
  • Level: Master
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  • Awarded by: University of Hertfordshire
Desciptions

This course allows you to study two or more areas of computing that relate to your interests along with key core areas of computer science. Depending on the modules chosen, it can lead to a career in areas such as software development, systems design, user interface design, or database design and administration.

Course Structure

The MSc Advanced Computer Science course consists of two major parts: taught modules and an MSc project. Each taught module has an assigned number of credits (either 15 or 30). Some modules are compulsory and some are elective. The project is compulsory and has a modular value of 60. In order to obtain an MSc degree you must study and pass 120 credits of taught modules plus the project i.e. 180 credits in total.

Why choose this course?

  • This MSc is available with an optional one year industry placement. The ‘with placement’ programmes give you additional industrial experience by applying the skills you have learned throughout your studies.
  • This MSc is one of a range of advanced courses within our postgraduate masters programme in Computer Science.
  • You will develop knowledge and skills in the models, methodologies, measures and tools that can be employed in your future career
  • You will be taught by a highly-regarded and long-established computer science department with strong links to business.
  • Half the research outputs in Computer Science at the University of Hertfordshire have been rated at world-leading or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).
Entry Requirement

Entry Requirement: Undergraduate degree, IELTS 6.0

Intakes & Course Duration

Intakes: September, January

Course Duration: 2 Years (Including Mandatory Sandwich Placement Year)

Study Campus/ University
  • University of Hertfordshire

    The University is the UK’s leading business-facing university and an exemplar in the sector. It is innovative and enterprising and challenges individuals and organisations to excel.