University of Essex
Advanced Web Engineering
This course reflects how web applications continue to revolutionise the way modern enterprises conduct their business, both internally and externally; we educate our students in the design and construction of web and e-commerce applications, and develop their understanding of current trends in this rapidly-evolving area; students also acquire skills in using cutting-edge technologies including: distributed computing; software design; object databases; XML; web services; JSP; ASP.NET; MVC frameworks; and AJAX; graduates can work in a wide range of web-application and commerce-related companies on completetion of this course.
Our applicants should have a 1st, 2.1 or high 2.2 degree, or equivalent, in computer science, electronic engineering or a related discipline. If English is not your 1st language, then we require IELTS 6.0, or equivalent.
Stage 1 modules: Advanced web technologies; e-commerce; programming; group project; mobile and social application programming; professional practice and research methodology; MSc project and dissertation. Options: Advanced web technologies; cloud technologies and systems; computer security; constraint satisfaction for decision making; distributed computing; e-commerce programming; group project; high performance computing; MSc project and dissertation; natural language engineering; professional practice and research methodology; text analytics.
Combination of written coursework, end-of-term tests, practical and laboratory work (where appropriate) and end-of-year exams. During the summer, you will work on a dissertation or individual project included in your final grade.
Research councils and some University of Essex studentships available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,665 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 6,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
Graduate Administrator, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering