Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Computer Science

You will develop an in-depth understanding of the topics that are defining the industry today and will gain advanced technical skills in areas such as application design, computer network security, system development and big data and cloud computing. You will be taught in facilities that boast industry-standard software to further enhance your learning experience and skills. In the second year, for one semester, you'll undertake an internship, study in another country or join a research group. This valuable experience will enhance your employability and further develop your theoretical and practical skills. This course fully meets the requirements for you register as a Chartered IT Professional and partially meets the requirement to become a Chartered Engineer.

Course modules

For a full list of the modules on your course, please access the course pages at www.northumbria.ac.uk

Assessment methods

Your tutors will use a variety of teaching methods, which may include lectures, seminars, problem-based workshops, case discussions, practical activities, group work and tutorials. Teaching is backed up by a well-designed support system that will underpin your learning journey. You will have access to a Guidance Tutor with whom you can discuss any academic issues. Extensive feedback from both tutors and peers is built into the course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 - 1 Years
MSc Full-time with advanced practice September 2018 - 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 - 16 Months
MSc Full-time with advanced practice January 2019 - 2 Years
MSc Full-time January 2019 - 16 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus NE1 8ST North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
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01912274444