First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in an appropriate discipline (e.g. mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science). English language: IELTS 6.5, with minimum of 6.0 in each component.
Months of entry
This programme studies the Web as a foundational technology for the digital economy, including the architecture and services that support a mobile infrastructure of social networks and big data services. The programme specialises in web system development and requires a technical background with good programming experience.
Semester one: Web Architecture; Foundations of Web Science; Quantitative Research Methods for Assessing Technology; Web Development; Designing Usable and Accessible Technologies; Implementing Cyber Security
Semester two: Semantic Web Technologies; Science of Online Social Networks; Open Data Innovation; Intelligent Agents; E-Business Strategy
Plus three-month independent research project culminating in a dissertation
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- Physical Sciences and Engineering
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