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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Glyndwr University, Wrexham

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    MAR

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

Computer Science Skills in High Demand

A recent study by O2 suggests that in the UK alone, organisations will need to fill more than 750,000 new digital jobs by 2020 and train almost 2.3 million people to meet the demand for digital skills.

The IT skills gap is global and is vast, with demand far outstripping supply of digital skills. This presents an exciting opportunity for ambitious individuals who are looking to achieve career success in this high-demand and well-paid sector.

A Smarter Way to Get a Computer Science MSc

The 100% Online MSc Computer Science is designed to provide a new way for busy working professionals to gain a qualification in this high-demand and lucrative field. It is entirely flexible and can be studied anytime, anywhere and on a wide range of devices.

Designed for a Wide Range of Professional Backgrounds

The Masters degree is designed both for ambitious individuals who are not from a Computer Science background and want to launch a career in this field, as well as for individuals who currently work in the sector and are looking to boost their career in Computer Science with a high quality qualification.

What you will learn

The programme is designed to build the key professional competencies and skills of a computer scientist.

It covers fundamental elements of computer science, including:

Software Development
Machine Learning
Data Structures and Algorithms
Systems Engineering
Networking

The programme covers modern languages and platforms including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL.

The programme has a ‘real-world’ focus and problem solving, legal, ethical and professional considerations are embedded throughout all of the e programme also includes a 45-credit research project, where students will work on a specialist topic with relevant supervision.

Experts in flexible learning

More than half of our students study part time and as a result we have considerable expertise in flexible study. This completely online MSc Computer Science programme has a flexible design enabling you to study at your own pace, on your own terms. With six starts per year, you can start within weeks. There are flexible payment options and, for those that are eligible, there are postgraduate government loans to cover the full programme cost.

Career-centric Computer Science Masters for today’s world of work

This MSc Computer Science is industry-led and career-focused, reflecting the culture and capabilities of Wrexham Glyndwr University. Our deep relationships with major employers have fed into the programme content and have helped shape a Masters programme that is built for career enhancement across a wide range of sectors in the modern-day work environment. It is this approach that has seen us ranked in the top 10 UK universities for employability for part-time students in employment.

Application deadline

24 February 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 6,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

  • University League Table

    126th

  • Campus address

    Glyndwr University, Wrexham, Plas Coch, Mold Road, Wrexham, Wrexham, LL11 2AW, Wales

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    97th out of 110 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    93 39%

    106th

    17
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65 65%

    97th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%

    20th

    7

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