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Whether you plan to enter industry or perhaps go on to study a PhD, our Integrated Master's course explores how computers function, as well as how data is stored, organised and accessed and how they can be programmed to provide varying user experiences, from websites and mobile applications through to the use of cryptography and the creation of virtual environments. You will have the opportunity to develop projects of a significant size both independently and as part of a team.
Combining industry know-how with academic excellence, this extended MComp prepares students for varied careers in a global marketplace. It is a course that is well suited for highly qualified students who are looking to achieve a Master's-level qualification. You will graduate with a high level of expertise and valuable work experience in the University's software development unit.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.
You will experience a mixture of different assessment styles, including approximately 30% exams, 65% coursework, and 5% presentation.
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!
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||120 points|
|A level||BBC - BBB||including Computer Science, Computing or Maths|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||IT|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diploma, to include 45 credits at level 3, 30 of which must be at Merit|
|Scottish Higher||BBBB||Grades BBBB|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points||incl. 5 in HL Computer Science|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3||Grades BBBB|
GCSE grade C/grade 4 or above in Mathematics is required
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|