Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Computing

This is a conversion course suitable for graduates with a degree in a non-computing discipline. You will study key computing topics including: introduction to databases and big data; computer programming and web development; introduction to technology and computer hardware and information technology (IT) project management and modern development methods.

Entry requirements

Normally applicants require a 2.2 Honours degree or above in any discipline from a UK university or equivalent from an overseas university. Applicants without a degree but with experience can be considered individually. Applicants from countries whose native language is not English normally require an IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills or equivalent.

Course modules

All years: Databases and big data; web and multimedia programming; technology and networking; project management methods; industrial expertise; research skills and principles; product development project; plus chose 1 from; databases; web and cloud technologies; big data.

Assessment methods

These include: Individual assignments; group work; practical projects; reports; presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

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