University of Birmingham
Advanced Computer Science
Designed to open the door to exciting new career opportunities in computer science and information technology, this programme is suitable for a variety of hard-working graduates from diverse subject backgrounds; the core components of this degree course is a software workshop, taught modules and a summer project; the software workshop involves two terms of intensive training in Java programming, including lectures, supervised laboratory work and small-group tutorials.
At least an upper 2nd Class degree or an international equivalent in computer science or a closely related discipline and a solid foundation in programming are required. Knowledge of object-oriented programming is a strong asset. Students who have not studied in English must pass a recognised English test.
Include: Introductory computer science; software engineering; databases; and computer networks; plus a substantial software project under the supervision of a faculty member.
The Software Workshop is currently assessed by assignments in the practical sessions. Taught modules are assessed in a variety of ways: summer written examination, practical assessment or a mixture of both. The project is assessed by report supported by a practical demonstration.
Scholarships may be available to home and international students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,840 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,960 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,840 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 17,960 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 7,200 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 19,200 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
0121 414 5488