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MCompComputer Science with Web Development

Northumbria University
United Kingdom, Newcastle
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Overview

Demand is strong for graduates with the skills and expertise to develop and maintain the highly usable, dynamic websites and innovative web applications that are a key part of modern life and business with most organisations now having an online presence.

The MComp (Hons) Computer Science with Web Development is an integrated masters course for those with high career aspirations. It will give you an extra edge in today’s competitive job market and will allow you to explore your subject in greater depth, with a final year that leads to an integrated masters qualification. The course covers a broad range of computing specialisms and will open the door to a vast range of careers within this industry.

From day one, you will be immersed in an exciting, innovative environment where you will develop your theoretical and technical knowledge and skills which will be directly relatable to your future career.

You’ll work in dedicated facilities to learn the skills you need to develop dynamic and responsive web based systems.

Programme structure

Your course in brief

Year 1

This year you will be introduced to core computer programming concepts and languages and you will also focus on the analysis, design and building of software and begin to develop online systems.

Year 2

You will complete a variety of programming tasks, projects and assignments relating to concepts such as operating systems, computer networks and control systems, software engineering, machine learning and computer vision and developing more advanced online systems.

Year 3

You have the option to go out on industrial placement to put your skills into professional practice. You can also combine a placement with overseas study at another university or study abroad for a year.

Year 4

This year includes a large-scale challenging project, where you will design, analyse, develop and evaluate a production relating to the course.

Year 5

Your final year will be your Masters-level year, when you will work in advanced areas, and continue your choice of specialism, allowing you to gain the skills that set you apart from other graduates.

Career opportunities

Upon graduating, you will be equipped with the ability to take on a responsible role and start a successful career. This course covers a broad range of computing specialisms, including web development and will open the door to a vast range of careers within this industry.

We place a real emphasis on developing the transferable skills that will open doors to a range of careers in computer science including communication, analytical and problem solving skills, technical skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

As a computer science graduate, you could enter a career such as software engineering, systems analysis and design, computer networks, database development and management, software testing, artificial intelligence, embedded systems and web development roles such as, web developer, front-end web developer, back-end web developer, and consultant.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States