University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Advanced Computing Science

This course offers a flexible programme covering a spectrum of computing which reflects the research and specialisations of the school. It is aimed at students wishing to acquire specialist knowledge who have a 1st degree in computing science. Students normally take 5 optional units, of which at least 2 are related to their area of specialisation. Students choose their dissertation topic and undertake preliminary work on it during the spring semester and work on it full time after the exams until mid-September.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2.1 Honours degree in computer science or a cognate subject, or equivalent qualifications and experience. All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose 1st language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all 4 components.

Course modules

Core modules: advanced programming concepts and techniques; dissertation; research techniques. Optional modules: artificial intelligence; computer games laboratory; computer graphics; data mining; distributed computing; human computer interaction; applied statistics; artificial intelligence; audio and visual processing; computer games laboratory; computer graphics; computer vision; data mining; distributed computing; human computer interaction; information visualisation; internet and multimedia techniques; systems engineering issues.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a limited number of scholarships for International students of up to 50 per cent of the value of tuition fees; these awards are based on academic merit.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,575 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,575 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,575 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,575 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,575 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

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