A first or strong upper second-class honours degree with a final average of 65 per cent or above (or international equivalent) in any subject other than computer science. Competence in mathematics must be demonstrated, with at least a good grade in GCSE Mathematics or preferably A-level Mathematics or equivalent university-level experience.
Months of entry
This MSc conversion programme is for those with little or no previous academic computing experience and is designed for students coming from a variety of academic backgrounds. The aims of this programme are to build:
- an understanding of the theoretical basis of computer science, and its importance in software development;
- an understanding of the underlying principles of computer systems and their applications;
- a foundation in professional standards of analysis, design, implementation, testing and documentation in software development;
- an appreciation of the current state and future directions of technological advances in computer science.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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