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  Software Engineering with a Professional Placement Year - MSc


Cardiff University    Cardiff School of Computer Science and Informatics

Full time September MSc 2 years full time with sandwich year
Computer Science (8)

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Immerse yourself in the world of software engineering with the MSc in Software Engineering with a Professional Placement Year at Cardiff University. This programme is tailored for individuals with a STEM background, offering a comprehensive curriculum to equip you with the essential skills and practical experience needed to excel as a commercial software engineer. From web application programming to Agile project management techniques, you will delve into a variety of in-demand topics sought after by employers. One of the standout features of this course is the opportunity to undertake a paid 7-12 month professional work placement, providing invaluable industry experience to enhance your IT professional skills. Following the placement phase, you will engage in a dissertation project working with a real client, integrating all your acquired knowledge and skills. Whether you are looking to kickstart a career in software engineering or broaden your STEM-based skill set, this programme sets you on the path to success. No prior knowledge in the subject is required, making it an ideal choice for those seeking a career change. Unlock your potential and shape your future with the MSc in Software Engineering at Cardiff University.

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Why study this course

The MSc Software Engineering degree presents students from a diverse background in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects with the opportunity to acquire the skills, knowledge and hands-on experience required to be effective as a commercial software engineer.

The MSc Software Engineering degree presents students from a diverse background in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects with the opportunity to acquire the skills, knowledge and hands-on experience required to be effective as a commercial software engineer.

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Entry Requirements

This is a conversion course. Conversion courses allow you to study a subject unrelated to your undergraduate degree or current career, and support you with a change of career path. No prior knowledge or degree in the subject is required.

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