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School of Sciences

TALKTOUS

with pathways in IT Security & Networking, Mobile & Web Development, IT Management in Business

The MSc Computing provides students with an opportunity to develop generic computing skills that can be applied in all walks of life as well as the skills and understanding needed to develop software systems. Students will develop transferable skills in evaluation of ideas and concepts, effective communication, synthesis of ideas and become reflective practitioners. The aims of the course are to provide an opportunity for the students to plan, undertake and evaluate a substantial computing Project; to develop the students’ critical evaluation, communication and self-management skills to a level appropriate for post-graduate students and to encourage and enable the students to become reflective and research-aware practitioners.

Modules

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CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY ALL PATHWAYS
CO4804 Masters Project 30   More Details
CO4820 Critical Analysis 10   More Details
CO4830 IT Project Management 10   More Details
IT SECURITY & NETWORKING
COMPULSORY
CO4509 Computer Security 10   More Details
CO4505 Networking Communication & Routing 10   More Details
OPTIONS
CO4510 Advanced Topics in IT Security 10   More Details
CO4513 Network Operations & Management 10   More Details
CO4103 Ethical Hacking 10   More Details
CO4756 Wireless Networks and Communications 10   More Details
CO4101 Distributed Systems Distributed Systems   More Details
CO4817 Student Initiated Module 10   More Details
MOBILE & WEB DEVELOPMENT
COMPULSORY
CO4752 Web Application Development 10   More Details
CO4755 Mobile Application Development 10   More Details
OPTIONS
MK4023 Digital Marketing 10   More Details
CO4732 Advanced Topics in Human Computer Interaction 10   More Details
CO4753 Design Away from the Desktop 10   More Details
CO4754 User-centred System Design & Evaluation 10
CO4104 Service Oriented Computer 10   More Details
CO4608 Agile Systems Development 10   More Details
CO4817 Student Initiated Modules 10   More Details
IT MANAGEMENT IN BUSINESS
COMPULSORY
MK4023 Digital Marketing 10   More Details
CO4102 ERP Systems 10
OPTIONS
MD4068 Teamwork, Leadership & Personal Development 10   More Details
MD4021 Managing Across Cultures 10   More Details
CO4513 Network Operations & Management 10   More Details
CO4512 Information Security Management 10   More Details
CO4817 Student Initiated Module 10   More Details
Wireless Network and Communications 10

CAREER OPTIONS

This course, building on the intellectual skills of a computing or technology-related degree, enhances students’ employment prospects in the IT field, and further develops the skills they obtained in their undergraduate degree. The skills acquired can lead to a range of careers in computing specialisations that are in high demand, even outside the technology sector.