Taught course


De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics

Entry requirements

Entry Requirement:

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

English Requirements:

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Computing MSc is a broad-ranging course that concentrates on the latest tools and techniques of modern computer science, the course will equip you with relevant skills necessary for the job market. You will study a range of modules designed to give you a robust skill set for the field of modern computing. It is not essential to have obtained previous experience in computing or IT to apply for this course; however this course is ideally suited to graduates who demonstrate some aptitude for logical analysis and would like to add this discipline to their portfolio.


First semester

• Object-Oriented Programming

• Database Systems and Design

• Computer Systems and Networks

• Systems Analysis and Design

Second semester

• Research Methods, Professionalism and Ethics

• E-Commerce Software

• E-Commerce Systems

• Human Factors in Systems Design

Third semester

• Project/Dissertation

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-18 months
part time
24+ months

Course contact details

Technology Admissions
+44 (0)116 257 7456