Creative Software Systems
The aim of this programme is to equip students with the theory, skills and techniques required to design and realise advanced software systems; especially with real-time interactive graphics used in computer games; edutainment applications; virtual and augmented reality and animations.
Applicants require a 1st or 2nd class Honours degree or its equivalent in a numerate, science or technology discipline with some object oriented software engineering content. Candidates holding less than a 1st or 2nd class Honours degree or its equivalent but with compensating qualifications or experience may be admitted to the Postgraduate Diploma programme. Transfer to the MSc will be possible later on if exam and course work are at MSc level. Non-native English speakers must have an English level of IELTS 6.0 or its equivalent.
Core modules: 3-Dimensional modelling and animation; advanced interaction design; computer graphics; research methods and project planning; virtual environments; MSc project; choose 3 optional modules: artificial intelligence and intelligent agents; biologically inspired computation; computer games programming; software engineering in C++; software engineering foundations; software simulation and modelling; systems programming and scripting.
School of Mathematical and Computer Science scholarships available on a competitive basis.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,980 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,120 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,880 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,980 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,690 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,690 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 8,390 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,180 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||2 years|
|Full-time||£ 4,980 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|Full-time||£ 16,120 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Full-time||£ 5,880 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||9 months|
|Full-time||£ 4,980 per Academic year (EU fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edinburgh Campus||Edinburgh||EH14 4AS||Scotland|
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