University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Advanced Computer Science with Internet Economics

The programme is suitable for students who wish to extend their knowledge with more advanced specialised material reflecting current research at the cutting edge of the discipline of algorithmic game theory, which lies at the intersection of economics and computer science.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a 2.2 Honours degree (or above) in a subject area closely related to computer science, economics, or the intersection of these 2 subject areas. Applicants with an economics (and related) Honours degree are required to have a mathematical element in their degree equivalent to 1st year undergraduate basic mathematics. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component); TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.

Course modules

Core modules: research methods in computer science; object oriented software development; optimisation; introduction to computational game theory; microeconomic theory; Msc project. Optional modules: web programming; advanced algorithmic techniques; applied algorithmics; data mining; multi-agent systems; technologies for e-commerce.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 16,850 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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