Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University

Computer Science

This programme is a research-informed, academically rigorous course and is designed to provide a flexible, purposeful and challenging set of coherent courses to meet scientific, industrial and employment challenges in this fast-evolving technological area; graduates will develop scientific and analytical skills which are highly valued in the computing, engineering, IT and business industries; the course offers a mix of compulsory and elective courses, and a research dissertation, so students can focus their skill base and potential career direction. There are opportunities for placements and enterprise development.

Entry requirements

A 1st Class or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in computer science, computing, science, or engineering-based discipline. Applications from students who do not hold a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) will be asked to demonstrate potential to achieve a Master's award via a sample of academic writing and interview before an offer is made.

Course modules

Modules include: Computational modelling and simulation; algorithms; innovations in computer science; research methods for computer science; dissertation. Optional modules: embedded systems and robotics; cloud computing and web services; mobile and ubiquitous computing; human computer interaction; e-business.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 - 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

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Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
0151 291 3111