Taught course

Software Engineering (Online Degree)

University of Liverpool · Department of Computer Science

Entry requirements

Admission to our programmes normally requires a 2:1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant field.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The online MSc in Software Engineering offers full coverage of the theory and practice of software development in a project-based environment, providing a complete understanding of the development process. Programme outlineThe programme provides you with a complete understanding of every aspect of the development process, including concept, design, testing, QA and implementation.

Studying in our virtual classroom, you will gain a unique global perspective on the latest thinking, technologies and methodologies from around the world. Collaborative and group work in a project-based environment, sharing responsibilities across boundaries and cultures will mirror the real-world development process.

Core modules cover computer structures, professional issues, software engineering, systems analysis and design, IT project management, QA and testing, and either Java programming or programming the internet.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months
part time
24+ months

Course contact details

Laureate Online Degrees