This MSc provides a year of intensive education in software engineering and is specifically designed for graduates of non-computing disciplines.
You will learn how to design and create web applications, mobile apps and large data-driven computer systems. You need no computing background at all to do this course, but when you leave, you will be equipped with the technical, analytical and professional skills required to take on a range of roles in the IT industry.
The curriculum was designed in collaboration with significant industrial partners who helped ensure the most relevant module content. This has helped ensure that graduates are highly trained and much sought after by employers.
WHO WILL BE TEACHING YOU
The lecturing team have particular research specialisms in developing novel and effective methods for teaching computer science. They have extensive publications in this area and have been awarded several student-nominated teaching awards for their work.
WHAT YOU'LL GET UP TO
You'll learn how to analyse problems and design robust and elegant software systems to solve the problems. This includes gaining skills in programming, web development, database design, and software testing.
You will also learn how to work well as part of a development team using modern development techniques and tools.
Applications for this course, received after 30th June may not be accepted. A deposit will be required to secure a place.
The following dates have been set for aptitude tests:
• 18th January - you must have applied by the 11th January 2018 to be eligible to take this test
• 22nd February - you must have applied by the 15th February 2018 to be eligible to take this test
• 17th May - you must have applied by the 10th May 2018 to be eligible to take this test