Taught course

Internet Systems and E-Business

Institution
Durham University · School of Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (or equivalent), typically 2:1, plus receipt of two satisfactory references. English Language requirements Please check requirements for your subject and level of study.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc in Internet Systems and e-Business is a taught programme aimed at all graduates who want to train in modern computing. It provides an opportunity to acquire the skills required to pursue a career in Internet-based information systems. The programme is also suitable for those who have been in industry or other employment, possibly involving increasing recent work with IT, and now want to improve their career by means of formal training and a recognised qualification. The programme starts with an introduction to programming and then covers key details of software engineering and Internet technology.

Course Structure

Seven taught modules and then a dissertation module of approximately two months over the summer.

Core Modules

  • Object-Oriented Programming in Java and UML
  • Software Engineering for the Internet
  • Distributed Computing
  • Enterprise and Distributed Systems
  • Research Methods and Professional Issues
  • Web Technology
  • Digital Imaging
  • Dissertation.

Information for international students

English Language requirements Please check requirements for your subject and level of study.

Fees and funding

UK students
6900
International students
20900

Scholarships and funding

https://www.dur.ac.uk/postgraduate/finance/funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Engineering and Computing Sciences
Email
ecs.msc@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0) 191 334 1700