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About

The online MSc Computer Science degree from Keele University has been specifically created to develop the knowledge and skills to excel in a computer science career.

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Overview

The Computer Science programme from the Keele University is ideal for ambitious individuals who want to launch an exciting new career in this fast-growing field, who have not previously studied computer science or have prior work experience in the field, as well as those professionals who currently work in computer science roles and are looking for an academic qualification to accelerate their career progression.

The course equips you for careers ranging from roles as software developers and engineers, programming analysts, systems and web developers through to IT management roles, amongst others.

What will you learn?

The course will develop and extend the practical skills you need for designing, building, deploying and evaluating software and computer applications in a variety of industrial contexts. You will learn programming and web languages including Python, Javascript and XML, will work with mobile web applications and will learn to develop modern software systems and applications.

Programme Structure

Knowledge and skills taught include:
  • Design and programming
  • User interaction design
  • Software engineering
  • Data analytics
  • Web technologies and security
  • Research and consultancy skills
  • Advanced programming techniques
  • Fundamentals of computer science

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You should normally have, or be about to complete:

  • A 2:2 undergraduate degree or a UK master’s degree (or international equivalent).

Or:

  • A third-class honours degree or an ordinary degree (without honours) or UK equivalent professional qualification with a minimum of two years’ appropriate work experience.

Or:

  • Applicants who do not hold a recognised degree will be asked to provide evidence which demonstrates a minimum of three years’ relevant computing, IT or data management experience. The evidence will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.
  • The work experience must be at a graduate level, in either managerial or professional capacity normally in computing, IT or data-related employment which may include development, management or significant responsibility in use of IT or data.
If you earned your undergraduate degree outside the UK, you should check that it is equivalent to a 2:2.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3720 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7440 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    3720 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7440 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • £7,440 total fees with option to pay per module
  • Per 15-credit module fee: £620

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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