University of Bedfordshire

University of Bedfordshire

Applied Computing and Information Technology

The course is intended for individuals who want to develop fundamental expertise in: Data modelling and management; applied programming; emerging technologies; project management; professional practice; and research methodology including issues related to ethics; legal and professional application in computing and information systems development; e-systems; computer security; internet media design and internet development. There is also a focus on research methodologies including ethics; legal aspects and professional applications of computing systems development; secure data communications; multimedia; and internet development; students also develop skills in communication, problem solving and teamwork.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent. Applicants who do not possess a degree may be granted entry on the basis of their previous industrial work experience. Such work experience should be of 5 or more years in duration. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: applied programming; emerging technologies; emerging technologies; data modelling and management; professional project management; managing information systems strategy and security risks; network technology; data governance and compliance; computer and network security; project.

Assessment methods

Coursework assignments; exams; group work; and computer assisted assessments.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time March 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time March 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time March 2017 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time March 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time March 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time March 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Luton Campus Luton LU1 3JU South East

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