The Internet of Things programme is offered at University of the West of Scotland. Our MSc Internet of Things course is a postgraduate course focusing on teaching advanced IoT topics. As a student you will develop practical skills through a comprehensive understanding of fundamental knowledge and hands-on experience of IoT technologies within industry and academia.
Cisco forecasted that the IoT will become a £13 trillion market – approximately six times the growth rate of the overall information technology market. Choosing our Internet of Things course will enable you to gain the essential knowledge and skills to be placed in the internet technologies and telecommunications industries.
In the programme, unique and challenging modules are introduced for example Mobile networks and smartphone applications, Data mining and visualization, in addition to Ethics for IT professionals and Object oriented analysis and design that provide the basics for Internet of Things (IoT).
Advanced wireless networking technologies and Internet of Things are introduced to in depth knowledge of the field. In addition, two modules which focus on research and the latest trends in the field, namely, Research design and methods and Emerging topics in smart networks, help to define and complete the research project on time.Jobs
You will be prepared to enter research and developmental positions in academia. Other roles you will be able to apply for include:
Modules you will study focus on:
All modules respect the themes of Internet of Things.
You will also be introduced to unique and challenging modules, for example:
Optional modules include:
Two of the modules you will study focus on research and the latest trends in the field, namely:
These modules will help to define and complete your research project on time.
For more information, please visit the programme's website.
You can apply until:
You can apply until:
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
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