Taught course

Software Engineering

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Electronics and Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in an appropriate discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme covers traditional and contemporary approaches to software development, from formal methods to object-oriented programming. You will study with experts in subjects such as computer vision, critical systems, cryptography, distributed computing systems, e-business, intelligent agents and multimedia.

Semester one: Software Modelling Tools and Techniques; Software Project Management and Development; Web Architecture; Web Development; Intelligent Agents; Designing Usable and Accessible Technologies; Machine Learning; Implementing Cyber Security; Software Engineering and Cyber Security.

Semester two: Automated Code Generation; Semantic Web Technologies; E-Business Strategy; Open Data Innovation; Cryptography; Advanced Intelligent Agents; Advanced Machine Learning.

Plus three-month independent research project culminating in a dissertation.

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Email
fpse-mscapply@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 2630