Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Computer Science

Students study writing complex software. Applicants study theories of traditional computer science then apply these theories to real life problems. Suitable for computing graduates who want to follow a career in the software industry, this course focuses on one of the most important programming languages in industrial and commercial use, C++. Students study the design and implementation of parallel and distributed software. Applicants study how modern computer systems use multi-core and multi-processor architectures to handle complex data sets and how to parallelise solutions, which, for example, allow you to process high data volumes.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Engineering and Technology Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0114 225 2912