Taught course

Computer Science

Institution
Northumbria University · Faculty of Engineering and Environment
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Are you excited by the impact of technology on our everyday lives and keen to forge a successful career in the field? From day one, you will be immersed in an exciting, innovative environment where you will develop broad knowledge and skills in the main areas of computing and information technology which will be directly relatable to your future career.

You will take core modules covering areas of computing in programming, databases, systems analysis and design, and computer networks and web development. Designed in consultation with partners from industry, you will develop the most up-to-date computing knowledge, desired by employers across the industry.

Accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional.

Please note this programme is also available at the London campus as a 1 year full-time course.

Information for international students

International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent).

Qualification and course duration

MSc

online
36 months
distance learning
36 months
part time
24-36 months
full time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Office
Email
et.admissions@northumbria.ac.uk