Southampton Solent University

Southampton Solent University

Applied Computing

This course should be of interest to those with a business IT or computing background and aims to give you the advanced theoretical and practical skills to become an in-demand expert in your chosen field. As well as building hands-on experience at the frontiers of practice and research in computing and its application, you will have the opportunity to go on and gain CCNP Networking, Agile and software testing accreditation.You'll develop your critical understanding of the theories, practices and systems used in a range of areas of computing, including business IT, software development, security, web design, computer networking, big data analytics, user experience and mobile technologies. We also host regular meetings of the British Computer Society (BCS), giving you access to great networking opportunities and the latest professional techniques and practices.

Entry requirements

Honours degree in Business IT, computing or a related IT discipline, or extensive industrial experience in this area.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods; professional issues and practice; pilot project; research project. optional modules: data mining and analytics; application development; project management; enterprise information security; usability and ux design; integrated management solutions; advanced ip routing; advanced ip switched networks.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed through a mixture of coursework assignments, group work, videos, presentations, a project research paper and a final poster presentation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,010 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

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