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Advanced Computer Science

Aberystwyth University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
15850 GBP/year
7800 GBP/year
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About

Advanced Computer Science degree offered at Aberystwyth University  has a strong research focus on techniques and applications of intelligent systems, working with many major companies.

Overview

Advanced Computer Science degree offered at Aberystwyth University is designed to meet the needs of both students wanting a foundation for a career in research, and those wanting to expand on their skills to accelerate their industrial career.

Contemporary software is frequently developed to function in distributed systems.  Applications are deployed across multiple computers, interacting to provide services and to solve problems in a distributed way.  This Masters course is suitable for students intending to pursue a career in the software industry, and is a qualifying Masters Degree for Chartered Engineer status.  It can also lead to a career in research.

Assessment:

The taught part of the course is delivered and assessed through lectures, student seminars, practical exercises, case studies, course work and formal examinations. The subsequent successful submission of your research dissertation leads to the award of an MSc.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Advanced Software Engineering 
  • Agile Software Development Project 
  • Fundamentals Of Intelligent Systems 
  • Internet Technologies 
  • Modelling, Managing And Securing Data 
  • MSC Project 
  • Statistical Concepts, Methods And Tools 
  • The Object Oriented Programming Paradigm 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
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 minimum entry requirement for this MSc is a second class honours in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related subject.  

This should include programming in a language like Java, C or C++.  Sometimes it may be possible to substitute industrial experience (supplemented by preliminary study) for these academic qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15850 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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