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Study computing, artificial intelligence and IT at Sussex

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Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

Work with tomorrow’s computer systems – you’ll benefit from the expertise in the Department of Informatics and our practical links in the field of software engineering.

Advances across platforms, networks and computers mean new challenges, dwarfing the problems computer science has solved up to now. In order to meet these challenges, computing needs skilled scientists to be involved in system design.

How will I study?

In the autumn and spring terms, you’ll study core modules and options. In the summer term, you’ll work on a supervised dissertation. This may be research or commercially driven, with a significant practical element.

Assessment is through:
-Coursework
-Unseen examinations
-Essays
-Programming projects
-A 12,000-word dissertation

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Entry Requirements

An upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above. Applicants with an undergraduate degree in computing, science, mathematics or engineering and significant computing experience are ideally suited to this course. Mature applicants with relevant experience will also be considered. English language requirements - Standard level (IELTS 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each section)


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