University of Sheffield
Advanced Computer Science (Verification and Testing)
On this course you�ll specialise in software verification and testing, developing expertise that is in demand worldwide. Innovative project work will teach you how to apply your knowledge in the real world.
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; plus three of: testing and verification in safety-critical systems; theory of distributed systems; computer security and forensics; software and hardware verification. Optional modules: text processing; modelling and simulation of natural systems; speech processing; third dimensional (3D) computer graphics; intelligent web; machine learning and adaptive intelligence; 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||£ 10,300 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,750 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Get in touch
Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.
0114 222 1800