Computing and Information Systems at University of South Wales - UCAS

University of South Wales

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)

Computing and Information Systems (Taught)

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Course summary

If you want to move into the computing and information systems field, or if computing plays an increasing part in your role, the MSc Computing and Information Systems is ideal personal development. This postgraduate computing course is designed for people who have little or no previous experience or specific qualifications in computing or information technology, though you should have some related experience or skills that you wish to build upon. We place emphasis on the effective use, design and development of software for information systems. You will become skilled in programming and learn how to design and implement information systems. MSc Computing and Information Systems graduates have relevant, up-to-date knowledge, along with the professional and technical skills needed to develop, manage and employ information systems applications in a range of organisations.


Principles of Computing Software Development Project Management and Research Methodology ICT Systems Development Big Data and Analytics One optional module from: GIS Principles and Practice Security Management Network Security MSc Project: the development and evaluation of a significant application or task of your choice, related to the course

Assessment method

Assessment is through coursework and some involve coursework and an examination; research project and major project.

Entry requirements

This course is designed for graduates with a minimum 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent in a connected subject; it is not suitable for people who have a degree in computing; the course welcomes international applicants and requires an English level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

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Computing and Information Systems at University of South Wales - UCAS