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Businesses across the world are looking for computing graduates who know their stuff. We could help you show potential employers that you’re the person they need, with this integrated Master’s course. You’ll study how to design and build software that is robust, reliable and attractive to use, often co-operating with others as part of a development team. The course emphasis is on developing hands-on, practical skills in software development, as well as an understanding of the human and social contexts of software systems. The Computing MComp course builds on our successful Computing BSc(Hons) degree and is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). You’ll spend an extra year at the end of your studies to gain a Master’s level qualification, and an even deeper knowledge of your subject. The course features option modules, so you can select the topics that you want to focus on. Typical options include:
- Computing science
- Software development
- Information technology
Year 1 Core modules: Software Design and Development Computing Science and Mathematics Computer Organisation and Architecture Computer Network Fundamentals Project 1 Year 2 Core modules: Algorithms Processes and Data Team Project Relational Databases and Web Integration Cyber Security Option modules: Choose one from a list which may include- Object-Oriented Systems Development Operating Systems and Language Translators Computational Mathematics 1 User Experience Design Web Development Year 3 – optional placement year Year 3/Year 4 if undertake placement Core modules: Individual Project Distributed and Client Server Systems Large-Scale Software Engineering Option modules: Choose one from a list which may include- Computational Mathematics 2 Modern Database Applications Advanced Web Programming Artificial Intelligence Final year Core modules: Group Project Advanced Software Development Effective Research and Professional Practice Change and Project Management Semantic Web Option modules: Choose two from a list which may include- Web and Network Services Parallel Computer Architectures Cluster and Cloud Computing Autonomous and Autonomic Intelligent Systems Information and Knowledge Management
You will be assessed through a variety of methods including coursework, log books, presentations and demonstrations, as well as formal examinations. There are opportunities for group working, in addition to individual assessments. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||136 points||from a combination of Level 3 qualifications which must includes two passes at A level|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||136 UCAS tariff points from International Baccalaureate qualifications.|
In addition you must have GCSE English Language or Literature at grade 4 or above and Maths at grade 5 or above, or grade C and B respectively if awarded under the previous GCSE grading scheme. If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages - https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/where-are-you-from/ Other suitable experience or qualifications will be considered. For further information please see the University's minimum entry requirements.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Please see our website for full details of the scholarship http://www.hud.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/undergraduate-scholarships/
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