University of Salford
Databases and Web-Based Systems
The course aims to offer students the opportunity to gain a critical awareness and advanced understanding of the methodologies, tools and techniques used for the development of web-based computer systems and the development, evaluation and testing of databases. They will also study advanced databases; data mining and warehousing; SAS business intelligence software; the Semantic Web and Linked Data.
A minimum of a 2.2 degree or equivalent in a computing discipline, including recent programming experience. Other subjects with a high technical content will be considered individually. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.
Modules include: Advanced databases; web-based software development; systems engineering; research methods, development and project management; project.
Assessment is divided by coursework (60 per cent) and examinations (40 per cent).
Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 807 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 2,175 per Credit module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 807 per Credit module (EU fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 807 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,175 per Credit module (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 807 per Credit module (EU fees)||3 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,228 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 8,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,228 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,050 per Academic year (overseas fees)||16 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,845 per Academic year (home fees)||16 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,845 per Academic year (EU fees)||16 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Salford||Salford||M5 4WT||North West|
|MediaCity UK||Salford||M50 2EQ||North West|
0161 295 4545