Taught course

Mobile Application Design

Institution
University of Kent · School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2.2 or higher honours degree in engineering, multimedia, scientific, computing or similar discipline. Programming skills are highly desirable.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This advanced Master's programme in Mobile Application Design prepares you to develop applications for these devices, equipping you to become a highly skilled professional for the Mobile Industry with the latest skill set.

The programme combines technology, interface design and application development for mobile platforms, with a particular emphasis on developing iPhone and iPad apps and creating apps with high usability and reliability.

On completion of the course, you will have gained skills in the latest technologies in this rapidly expanding and developing field.

Course structure

The MSc begins in late September and finishes in September of the following year, and consists of approximately six months of coursework followed by a short period reserved for examinations and a four-month project.

Teaching and Assessment

The project module is examined by a presentation and dissertation. The Research Methods and Project Design module is examined by several components of continuous assessment. The other modules are assessed by examinations and smaller components of continuous assessment. MSc students must gain credits from all the modules (180 credits in total). For the PDip, you must gain at least 120 credits in total, and pass certain modules to meet the learning outcomes of the PDip programme.

Information for international students

Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways. See http://www.kent.ac.uk/international-pathways/

Fees and funding

Please visit our funding web pages for the most current opportunities and application details.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Engineering and Digital Arts,
Email
eda-admissions-pg@kent.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1227 827535
Fax
+44 (0)1227 456084