University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Computer Science

Computer science underpins the construction, development and deployment of computer systems; systems development is of central importance in more and more aspects of modern life and there is an intense and growing need, worldwide, for skilled, advanced computer science professionals. This course offers students the opportunity to pursue a tailored course of advanced study through a flexible structure of optional classes, organised into specialist topic pathways.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree, or equivalent, in computer science or a closely related mathematical or engineering discipline.

Course modules

Modules may include: personal study; research methods; software architecture and design; designing usable systems; distributed information systems; mobile software and applications; embedded systems; information systems architecture; computer security; information retrieval and access; business analytics; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,900 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,900 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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