Glasgow Caledonian University
Advanced Computer Networking
The course provides students with the theoretical and practical skills necessary to pursue careers as network professionals; concerned with the design, implementation and administration of high performance computer network infrastructures; includes an examination of the methods, techniques, tools and technologies used to develop such infrastructures; includes all the material required for the Cisco Network Professional (CCNP) qualification.
An Honours degree; or advanced qualification in computer science; or cognate discipline from a British university; or recognised overseas institution; or industrial experience in computer networking and an Honours degree; where English is not 1st language: IELTS 6.0 (no element less than 5.5); or TOEFL 550 (213 for computer based test) are required.
Modules include: Advanced routing and switching; network troubleshooting and maintenance; fundamentals of simulation of computer networks; professional practice; research and project methods; fundamentals of simulation of computer networks; network QoS and VoIP; network perimeter security 1.
Each module will be assessed individually by a combination of coursework and formal examination.
Part funding of PgD awards may be available from SAAS to eligible full-time candidates; the period developing the Master's dissertation is not funded; scholarships of �1,000 are available to all international students; there are no special application forms for scholarships and decisions are made on the basis of the information provided with the application forms.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,200 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 750 per Module (home fees)||30 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,150 per Module (overseas fees)||30 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Glasgow Caledonian University||Glasgow||G4 0BA||Scotland|
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