Taught course

Advanced Software Engineering

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc(Eng)

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree in computer science, software engineering or a closely related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Accredited by the British Computer Society

We teach you how to build robust, effective software systems, and how to critique and evaluate the latest software engineering techniques. Through project work, you’ll learn how to apply your knowledge in the real world.

Genesys: learning on the job

Genesys Solutions is unique: an IT company run by students, with its own premises next to the department. As a student on this course you will have the option to join the company to work on software projects for real clients in a real business environment.

Teaching

We use lectures, tutorials and group work. You can also learn on the job in our student- run software engineering and consultancy business, Genesys Solutions.

Assessment

Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc(Eng)

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
msc-compsci@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 1800