Taught course

Computing

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · Department of Computing and Communication Technologies
Qualifications
MScMSc with PlacementPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

You should normally hold a first degree equivalent to at least a British lower second-class bachelor's degree, in a non-computing subject. If your first degree contains only a small element of technical computing you can also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

If your first degree is not in computing but you want to move into IT then this MSc in Computing is designed for you. The course provides the basis for starting a career in IT; teaching you the fundamentals of programming, hardware, networks and software engineering.

The course will enable you to develop a sound knowledge of computer software development for a range of problem areas, such as interactive websites, stand-alone applications and network systems. Because of its emphasis on software system construction and management, and data organisation, the qualification is applicable to a wide variety of fields concerned with using computers, as well as directly to the computer industry itself.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you will require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 with 6.0 in all components.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc with Placement
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    3 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Programme Administrator
Email
tde-ecm-enquiry@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1865 485706