University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

Computer Networks

This programme seeks to cover the shortage areas of both hardware and software networking; extensive study is made of routers, switches and other networking technology in the university laboratory; the school is a Cisco Regional Academy and is also able to offer industry certification (CCNA) to students; the course also educates students in advance server configuration using Microsoft and Open Source technologies; pogramming techniques relevant to networking are also covered in some detail using Java.

Entry requirements

Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline; command of spoken and written English to meet the demands of the programme (eg TOEFL 550 or equivalent).

Course modules

Implementing IP routing and switching; emerging network technologies; high performance and cluster computing; network security; research methods and data analysis; managing people and projects; major project.

Assessment methods

Assessment by: coursework; examinations; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mount Pleasant Campus Swansea SA1 6ED Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01792 481000