University of Edinburgh
Advanced Design Informatics
On this programme students learn how to build computational systems as well as the principles of design thinking and making; through case studies of real-life products students apply their knowledge in a practical way, developing an understanding of what it takes to create, design and take a product to market
Students should have a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or its equivalent, and in an area of informatics, such as artificial intelligence, cognitive science; computer science; electrical engineering; linguistics; mathematics; philosophy; physics or psychology; plus experience in computer programming; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.
Core modules include: design for informatics; case studies in design informatics 1; designing with data; design informatics project; design informatics (histories and futures); dissertation; placement. Optional modules include: advanced natural language processing; computer graphics; extreme computing; introduction to vision and robotics; text technologies; advanced databases; automatic speech recognition; data mining and exploration; informatics entrepreneurship and digital marketplace.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,100 per Academic year (home fees)||21 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||21 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
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