University of Sheffield
Advanced Computer Science
Turn your fascination with how things work into a successful career in business or industry. We'll give you an advanced education in the most up-to-date aspects of computer science and software engineering, informed by our wide-ranging research interests. Innovative project work will teach you how to apply your knowledge in the real world.
MSc: Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in computer science or a closely related subject. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: Object-Oriented Programming and Software Design; Research Methods and Professional Issues; Dissertation Project. Examples of optional modules: Text Processing; Modelling and Simulation of Natural Systems; Speech Processing; Theory of Distributed Systems; 3D Computer Graphics; Computer Security and Forensics; Testing and Verification in Safety-critical Systems; Intelligent Web; Machine Learning and Adaptive Intelligence; Software and Hardware Verification; Software Development for Mobile Devices; Speech Technology; Virtual Environments and Computer Games Technology; Natural Language Processing; Java E-Commerce; Network Performance Analysis.
Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (England)||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||21,450 per Year 1 (International)||12 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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