Computer Science (Conversion), M.Sc. | University of Chester | Chester, United Kingdom
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Computer Science (Conversion)

12 months
Duration
13450 GBP/year
6885 GBP/year
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About

A Computer Science (Conversion) master at University of Chester, intended for students with first degrees in a subject other than Computer Science.

Overview

There is an increasing need for practitioners with an interdisciplinary skillset that includes computer science. Our course provides students with first degrees in another subject the opportunity to develop an interdisciplinary profile in order to meet this need. The course should also be of use to those who have worked in the field whilst holding degrees from other backgrounds.

Why study this course with us?

The field of computer science has produced some of the most significant advances in technology over the last three decades and radically transformed business and industry practices on a global scale. It has applications in almost every area of study.

Our Computer Science (Conversion) from University of Chester course focuses on the Department of Computer Science’s strengths, providing a cutting-edge curriculum in medical graphics, cybersecurity, robotics and AI, in addition to foundational computer science topics such as software and web development.

There is also a monthly seminar programme in which leading experts present recent findings and introduce contemporary developments in the above and other areas.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Concepts of User Experience
  • Research Dissertation
  • Research Methods
  • Software Development Techniques
  • Web Systems
  • Bio-Inspired Computing
  • Digital Forensics and Incident Response
  • Penetration Testing and Active Defence

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree or above in a discipline other than computer science is required.
  • Applicants may be interviewed to assess their suitability for the course.
  • For those who do not have IELTS or an acceptable in-country English language qualification, the University of Chester has developed its own online English language test which applicants can take for free as part of their application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6885 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6885 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Chester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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