Advanced Computer Science with Software Engineering at University of Strathclyde - UCAS

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Course summary

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.


Compulsory modules: Legal, Ethical and Professional Issues for the Information Society; Research Methods; Research project. Electives modules: Please note, for Project Management and Software Architecture & Design you can only choose one or the other. Advanced Topics in Software Engineering; Designing Usable Systems; Big Data Technologies; Project Management; Software Architecture & Design; Mobile Software & Applications; Distributed Information Systems

Assessment method

Assessment is through a combination of individual work, group work, exams and practical work in laboratories. Around half the classes are assessed entirely by coursework, the others are a combination of coursework and examination.

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. You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

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Advanced Computer Science with Software Engineering at University of Strathclyde - UCAS