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MSc Computer Science

MSc Computer Science

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode Online
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000

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As technology plays a larger role in people’s day-to-day lives, computing professionals are presented with an ever-increasing array of career pathways to explore. This 100% online and part-time MSc Computer Science will help students develop practical skills and technical knowledge across a range of essential computing topics, while simultaneously building on key transferable skills such as problem solving, research and teamwork. This conversion course begins with an overview module that considers the fundamental theories and principles of computing and introduces students to key trends in the field. Later in the course, students will study a range of topics including: how to contextualise and develop information systems using object-oriented approaches in languages such as Python and SQL; the underpinning concepts and skills of Software Engineering Project Management, including traditional and contemporary Software Development Life Cycle models; computer networks, network security fundamentals and information security governance principles.