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Wrexham Glyndwr University

12 months
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12500 GBP/year
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Develop the industry-relevant skills and expertise to become an agile, adaptable computing specialist on the course programmes. This Computing MSc programme offered at Wrexham Glyndwr University gives students whose first degree isn't in computing (or whose computing degree was awarded some time ago), the skills needed to become a practising IT professional.

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Overview

Featuring rigorous computer programming and database elements, the course is accompanied by a variety of compulsory modules providing the core knowledge to be an effective practitioner in the computing industry. These are combined with optional modules covering additional specialised subjects. You will complete a project during the summer which will typically involve the design and implementation of a significant piece of software.‌‌

Career opportunities

  • Successful completion of the Computing MSc programme offered at Wrexham Glyndwr University enables you to put greater focus on your future career in the field of Computing or the educational paths. You will have the knowledge and competence necessary to continue to develop professionally in the workplace. You might take the opportunity to progress to higher-level academic investigation.
  • It is expected that you will be able to gain employment at higher technical and managerial levels, develop particular specialist technical and consultative skills, and be capable of embarking upon Doctoral level study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Postgraduate Study & Research Methods
  • Future & Emerging Technology
  • Software Development: Object Oriented Programming
  • Database Systems
  • IT Project Management
  • Professional Challenges in Computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The standard entry requirement for the MSc programme is an Honours Degree of at least 2:2 classification or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a subject other than Computer Science. 
  • In some cases applicants with substantial commercial or industrial experience can be accepted, subject to interview and references.
Documents:
  • A scanned copy of your passport (including personal details page).
  • Certificates and transcripts showing your academic progression so far.
  • Certified translations of overseas certificates and transcripts where the document is not in English or Welsh.
  • An acceptable English language certificate.
  • Copy of Tuberculosis screening if you are a resident in any of the countries listed. More information about Tuberculosis screening can be found here.
  • 2 x academic reference letters.
  • Evidence of finances to pay first year’s full tuition fee and to cover UKVI maintenance requirements.
  • Evidence of work experience (where relevant).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5940 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5940 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Wrexham

500 - 800 GBP /month
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