University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Computer Science

Computer science is the study of theoretical foundations and practical techniques for implementation in computer systems; computer science has many sub-fields and this course provides an opportunity for studying a range of these areas to an advanced level, which include algorithms and data structures, computational science and artificial intelligence; the areas studied in this course draw on a strong research record within the department; opportunities for continuing studies to PhD level are available.

Entry requirements

This course is designed for graduates with a minimum 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent in a computing or strongly related subject. Applicants should be proficient programmers. The course welcomes international applicants and requires an English level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

You will study the following modules:

Real-time Computer Graphics
Software Development
Network Security
Mobile Application Development
Neural Networks
Expert Systems
Professional Skills Development
Advanced Research Methods
Project Management
Research Project: an investigation of your choice, related to the course
MSc Project: the development and evaluation of a significant application or task of your choice, related to the course.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework.

Sponsorship information


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Atrium) Campus Cardiff CF37 1DL Wales

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