Taught course

Computing

Institution
De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course covers object-oriented programming, computer systems and networking, database analysis and design, systems analysis and design and more. You will be exposed to the most recent developments in both theory and practice of modern computing.

You can apply for this course even if you have no previous experience in computing or IT, but you will need to demonstrate some aptitude for logical analysis. It is ideally suited to graduates of other subjects who wish to add this discipline to their portfolio.

  • Benefit from our Research Expertise - our internationally recognised Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility will have input into the course and will explore and allow you to understand the current research issues
  • Dedicated Computer Science Laboratories - you will have accesstoour industry standard software used in e-commerce so that you develop relevant skills
  • Industry placement opportunity - you can chose to undertake a year-long work placement, gaining valuable experience and skill giving you a head start in your career once you have finished the course
  • More than 50 years of history in research and teaching in computing technology - benefit from our well established academic expertise and advance your skills in, and knowledge of, developing computing solutions to business problems
  • Excellent graduate prospects - You will develop the skills you need to progress to roles such as systems analyst, programmer, software architect and research development project leader in global organisations like Hewlett Packard and Marks and Spencer

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24+ months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Technology Admissions
Email
techadmissions@dmu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 257 7456