Taught course

Web Technology

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

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher. (See website for specific details and international equivalent qualifications.) English language: band 2c, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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. Specialising in web system development, you will have the opportunity to study mark-up languages, such as XML, XSL, and RDF; their applications in e-business and web services; and related topics such as security, cryptography, intelligent agents, interaction design and distributed computing systems.

Compulsory modules include: Web Architecture; MSc Research Project and Dissertation; Project Preparation

Optional modules include: Advanced Topics in Human-Systems Interaction; Cloud Applications; Designing Usable and Accessible Technologies; E-Business Strategy; Foundations of Web Science; Intelligent Agents; Machine Learning Technologies; Mobile Applications Development; Network and Web Based Security; Open Data Innovation; Qualitative Research Methods for Assessing Technology; Quantitative Methods; Semantic Web Technologies; The Science of Online Social Networks; Web Development

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