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University of Salford

Software Engineering

This course prepares students for a software engineering role. Students will develop a systematic understanding of the architecture, analysis, design and development of software and enhance their understanding of the fundamentals of programming, data structures and algorithms and their relationship with software engineering and object oriented programming.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.2 degree or equivalent in a computing discipline, including recent programming experience. Applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully are welcomed.

Course modules

Modules include: Advanced programming; agile software project management; advanced databases; software architecture and security; project for Msc; professional placement.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of assignments and examinations.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time including placement abroad September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 934 per Credit (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 934 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 934 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 934 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 934 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,736 per Whole course (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,736 per Whole course (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,736 per Whole course (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,736 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,736 per Whole course (Scotland) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 295 4545