University of Hertfordshire
Computer Networking Principles and Practice
This course considers current research andpractice in computer networking; distributedsystems and security. Students develop technical expertise and practical skills in the design,management and evaluation of networks, and in the use of tools and techniques for system security.
A 2.2 Honours degree in computer science or similar subject; professional experience; minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent is required for those whose 1st language is not English.
Modules include: Computer networking principles and practice masters project; distributed systems security; investigative methods for computer science; multicast and multimedia networking; secure systems programming; wireless, mobile and ad-hoc networking. Optional modules: advanced databases; artificial life with robotics; data mining; human computer interaction: principles and practice; investigative methods for computer science; measures and models for software engineering; mobile standards, interfaces and applications; network system administration; neural networks and machine learning; professional issues; programming paradigms; programming for software engineers; software engineering practice and experience; theory and practice of artificial intelligence; web services.
Assessment is based on the completion of a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|College Lane Campus||Hatfield||AL10 9AB||South East|