This award is a Masters degree that is designed to broaden understanding and knowledge of computing science, and enhance the ability to apply this within industry or commerce. Also in addition to gaining an in-depth knowledge of state-of-the-art technologies, it also develops further the competence and ability to apply them, particularly through the inclusion of an optional period in industry as an integral part of the course.
BCS accredited: CITP Further Learning and CEng/CSci (partial fulfilment). BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, champions the global IT profession and accredits UK Computing courses.
The core modules will equip you with professional and research skills and will explore the social, legal and ethical aspects of computer science. The option modules will allow you to develop key skills in the different branches of computer science such as programming, multimedia, web, games, Android and mobile application development etc.
Core Modules -Professional Development -Research Methods
Option Modules, Subject to availability -Programming for Web Applications -Operational and Analytical Databases -Cybercrime Forensic Analysis -Digital Forensics Fundamentals -Malware Analysis and Reverse Engineering -Media Editing and Multimedia Applications -Mobile Web and Multimedia -Information System Management & Strategy -IT Infrastructure -Project & Change Management -Location Aware Mobile Application Development -Advanced Android Application Development -Android Application Development -Application Development for iOS Devices -Enterprise Mobility -Mobile Computing and Wireless -Database Design and Development -Engineering Internet Applications -Enterprise Applications -Information Systems Analysis Modelling & Design -Knowledge Management
Final module -MSc Dissertation
On completion of the course you will be a computing professional with a broad and deep knowledge of technical material and an ability to apply it. You will be adept at delivering IT solutions and systems appropriate for industry and commerce, fully prepared for a successful career in academia or industry.