Taught course

Computer Science via Distance Learning

Institution
Staffordshire University · Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

Normal requirements are at least a UK second class honours degree or equivalent in a related computing discipline. If you do not meet the above but have significant appropriate experience, your application will be considered, provided that you satisfy the University that you are capable of responding to the challenge of postgraduate work. If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate that you are fluent enough to cope with the course. A minimum score of IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer-based) is normally required.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc Computer Science by online distance learning is designed to broaden your understanding and knowledge of Computer Science, enhancing your ability to apply what you have learned within industry or commerce.

On successful completion of the MSc Computer Science, you will be a computing professional with a broad and deep knowledge of the technical material in your field, and an ability to apply it having taken into account relevant risk and ethical issues. You will be adept at delivering IT solutions and systems, and fully prepared for a successful career in academia or industry.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate that you are fluent enough to cope with the course. A minimum score of IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer-based) is normally required.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
24-60 months

PGCert

distance learning
24-60 months

PGDip

distance learning
24-60 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
enquiries@staffs.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 1782 294 400