University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Distributed Data Management

This programme aims to provide students' with an understanding of relevant theory, practice and principles of distributed data management.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree in computer science or similar subject; applicants who do not wholly meet this requirement, but are considered to have the professional experience, motivation or potential to succeed at the programme may also be accepted; minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent is required for those whose 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Students take the following core modules: advanced databases; web services; plus 2 modules chosen from any of the modules offered by the other specialist degrees such as: artificial intelligence with robotics; computer networking principles and practice; distributed systems and networks; mobile computing; multimedia technology; secure computing systems and software engineering; computer science; business computing.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Variable - 16 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
01707 284800