Taught course

Advanced Software Engineering

University of Strathclyde · Department of Computer and Information Sciences

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Entry requirements

  • minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent in computer science, software engineering, or a closely related discipline
  • significant software development skills, ideally in Java or another object-oriented language, are essential

Months of entry


Course content

Computer science supports the build, development and use of computer systems.

There is a growing need across the world for skilled, advanced computer science professionals. This course helps you develop the skills necessary to design and deploy sophisticated modern software systems in a range of application areas.

You’ll improve your practical software engineering skills and learn new theories of software development. This course gives you the necessary qualifications to get a skilled position in the computing industry.

Our courses have some of the highest student satisfaction rates in the UK and our graduates are highly sought after.

You will study the following classes:

  • Software Architecture and Design
  • Advanced Topics in Software Engineering
  • Designing Usable Systems
  • Distributed Information Systems
  • Mobile Software and Applications
  • Personal Study
  • Research Methods

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
0141 548 3623