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Computing and Technology (Part-Time)

Northumbria University London Campus

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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About

The MSc Computing and Technology (Part-Time) programme from Northumbria University London Branch is designed specifically to enable you to update, extend and deepen your knowledge in computing and IT and wider digital leadership and technology subjects, in order to enhance and accelerate your career opportunities. 

Overview

By completing the MSc Computing and Technology (Part-Time) from Northumbria University London Branch you will be able to demonstrate capabilities in the disciplines of Computing and Digital Technology.

The programme is specially aimed at those who are wishing to develop and advance their career within the technology sector and is ideally suited to those who have no prior learning in computing subject areas, the modular content is reflective of this strategy.

Key facts

  • Designed for those wishing to develop or accelerate a career in computing and technology
  • Delivered over 2 years in Part-Time mode – 15 weekends with supporting online or face-to-face tutorials as required
  • Enhance your knowledge in the application of programming language, big data and software life cycle modelling
  • Learn how to develop an innovation strategy whilst assessing associated risks and innovation capabilities in an organisation
  • Structured professional practice support for career development or transition, including a career review and development plan

Careers and further study

This Masters programme has been designed in consultation with partners from industry to ensure you learn up-to-date computing knowledge required by employers across the industry. Graduates from the programme will be equipped to work in a variety of careers in the IT industry or to progress to academic or research-orientated careers.

The modular content has been designed to allow you to extend and deeper learning in specific areas in the areas of specialism which are relevant to you.

This MSc has been designed to ensure that graduates from the programme will be equipped to work in a variety of careers in the IT industry. Indeed, the qualification is designed to accelerate your skills and competence in a range of job roles, including roles in leadership and management in IT, Software Engineer, Database Developer, Data Analyst, Information Security professional, Business Analyst, to name but a few.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Information Governance and Cyber Security 
  • Leadership in a Digital Age
  • Principles of Software Engineering
  • Database and Analytics Principles
  • Innovations in Business and Technology 
  • Research Methods for Professional Practice 
  • Academic Language Skills for Computer and Information Sciences 
  • MSc Computing and Digital Technologies Project 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details

Update for September 2020 intake: As a result of Covid-19 and social distancing requirements, we are intending to teach this course using a mix of on-campus and online teaching. For students unable to travel due to travel restrictions in place in their country, students will be able to start online and join us when travel to London is possible. Please check the programme website for more details.

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

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:2 or above from a recognised university in any discipline (except Cyber Security)
  • Professional qualifications that are equivalent to an honours degree

Tuition Fee

Funding

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Due for update

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Computing and Technology (Part-Time)
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Northumbria University London Campus

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