University of St Andrews
Computing and Information Technology
The programme develops a critical understanding of the issues associated with using computing systems and their impact on business processes and project management. As well as developing an appreciation of theoretical and research aspects in the field, students acquire practical and evaluative skills in using computing technologies, and developing and maintaining computing systems. The programme also provides the opportunity to develop programming skills, allowing the possibility of undertaking a programming-related dissertation project.
A good Honours degree, 2.1 UK equivalent or better in any discipline, with an interest and ambition in the principles and practice of computing and information technology.
Modules: Software engineering; project management; database management systems; knowledge discovery and data-mining; information security management; network systems management; web technologies; user-centred interaction and design; green computing; and further advanced research-led topics at the cutting edge of computer science; artificial intelligence, networks and distributed systems, human computer interaction and software engineering.
MSc: 9 months of course work followed by a 15,000-word dissertation prepared in the last 3 months.
Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,470 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|
School of Computer Science