Taught course

Internet and Distributed Systems

University of Brighton · School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics

Entry requirements

Either a good honours degree with a major computing content or three years industrial experience gained in a software development environment and a good honours degree.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

The Internet and Distributed Systems course will help you design and build secure, scalable internet applications and reusable software components.

This is a practical course which focuses on the development of applications and the management of data in a distributed environment.

An emphasis on practical issues and the current technologies used in the development of internet and distributed systems gives you the opportunity to conduct in-depth research into a specific issue in this area of computing. This dedicated preparation for a real role offers University of Brighton students an advantage when seeking employment within the computing industry.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 overall and 6.0 in writing (or equivalent qualification).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
13 months
part time
24-60 months


full time
5 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Enquiries team
+44 (0)1273 644644