Birkbeck, University of London
Advanced Computing Technologies
This is a specialised programme of study of advanced computing technologies, data science and data analytics focusing on areas of expertise and research specialisation within the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. Modules cover state-of-the-art techniques in areas including the management and analysis of 'big data', software development of information systems in cloud, mobile and web-based architectures, and computational methods for intelligent information management and analysis. You will gain specialist knowledge of the above areas, which you can then employ in analysis of problems arising in the use of advanced computing technologies, evaluation and application of technologies, and research into, and development of, new technologies.
Modules: Advances in Data Management; Big Data Analytics using R; Cloud Computing; Component Based Software Development; Computational Intelligence; Data Warehousing and Data Mining; Fundamentals of Concurrent Systems; Information and Network Security; Information Retrieval and Organisation; Intelligent Technologies; Internet and Web Technologies; Mobile Computing and the Internet of Things; Programming Paradigms and Languages; Search Engines and Web Navigation; Semantic Web; Software Design and Programming
Coursework, written examinations and a project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2018||GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2018||GBP 8,700 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2018||GBP 7,425 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2018||GBP 4,375 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||WC1E 7HX||London|
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