Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Software Engineering

This programme will equip you with advanced skills in the theory, practice, tools and applications necessary for the design, management and deployment of computing systems based on contemporary software technologies and a critical understanding of architectures, frameworks and strategies for building software computer systems. It will also provide you with a strong foundation from which you can develop and maintain effective software systems and adapt to future software development technologies.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold an Honours degree in computing or a computing-related subject, including subjects with a significant core of computing, or professional qualifications with equivalent standing. Non-UK applicants will be expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.0. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within 24 months of the start of the course are exempt from this requirement.

Course modules

Core modules: Research methods; software engineering concepts; usability engineering; software engineering development workshop; real-time systems; project. Option modules may include: Advanced data structures and algorithms; advanced topics in computer science; information and social networks; computation theory; computer security; computer forensics; network forensics; computer networks; database design and technology; computer systems technology; management of e-business.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool L3 2AJ North West

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