This course takes an immersive approach to learning both the principles and practices of computer systems with much of the material based around examples and practical exercises; students completing this course have a firm grasp of the current practices and directions in computer systems and are able to design and build for example, distributed systems for the web using internet, intranet and other technologies.
Honours degree in computer science or a related scientific discipline, at a 2.2 level or higher or the international equivalent. Applicants with initial degrees in other disciplines will be considered on an individual basis, with the assessment based on the applicant�s potential to succeed on, and benefit from, the course. Applicants from overseas must, in addition, demonstrate competence in English to an acceptable level: IELTS score of 6.0 overall and no element under 5.5 or undertake an appropriate ELCOS (Bangor University�s English Language School) pre-session course to achieve the required English language level.
All years: data networks and communications; project foundations and management tools; broadband communication systems; technologies for internet systems; agent technologies and artificial intelligence; introduction to distributed systems and mobile systems; project and dissertation; Java programming; introduction to distributed systems; data networks and communications; technologies for internet systems; agent technologies; foundations of computer graphics; database systems; project foundations and management tools; research project.
ESF Funding is available for eligible candidates.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bangor Campus||Bangor (Wales)||LL57 2DG||Wales|