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Computing

Wrexham Glyndwr University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
12500 GBP/year
5750 GBP/year
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About

Develop the industry-relevant skills and expertise to become an agile, adaptable computing specialist on the course programmes. This industry facing Computing programme 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.

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

Successful completion of the Computing programme 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
  • Dissertation
  • IT Project Management
  • Professional Challenges in Computing

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We advise international students to apply as early as possible to allow us sufficient time to process your application.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part time fees: EU/EEA - 2,825 GBP per year.

Funding

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