UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Software Systems Engineering

This programme provides instruction in all aspects of software engineering needed for the development of large, complex, highly dynamic, distributed software-intensive systems. The programme covers requirements engineering, software design, validation and verification, and tools for the development of software intensive systems, and includes a significant industrial or research project.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in computer science, computing, computer engineering or software engineering, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant work experience may also be taken into account.

Course modules

Core modules: Requirements engineering and software architecture; software abstractions and systems integration; validation and verification; tools and environments; professional practicel.
Option modules may include: People and security; networked systems; language based security; distributed systems and security; supervised learning; research seminar in software engineering.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, written and laboratory exercises, and group project supervision. Student performance is assessed through written exercises with modelling notations, laboratory exercises with tools and environments, unseen examination papers, and a significant, comprehensive group project.

Sponsorship information

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) funding may be available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Senior Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 7287