|Location||United Kingdom, Park Square campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 Years|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This course will equip you with the skills you will need to pursue a
career exploiting computer applications. You may also explore
opportunities as a specialist consultant, project manager, systems
analyst or pursue a higher level of study.
During the course you will:
- Be introduced to theoretical concepts and will develop the ability
to apply this theory in a practical sense
- Enjoy access to state-of-the-art computing laboratories, including
two dedicated network test labs
- Benefit from a vibrant research environment with world-leading
research groups in Wireless Network Design, Computer Graphics and
Visualisation and Distributed Technologies
Areas of study you may cover on this course include:
- The knowledge and skills required in the theory, strategy,
practice and project management of the development of internet based
CAREER MANAGEMENT SKILLS
Throughout the course we develop your ability to reflect on your
performance, and to develop teamwork, written and oral communication.
You will also be introduced to the Universitys Career Development unit
to help you develop a strong CV.
CAREER/FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES
It is anticipated that upon complete of the course, graduates will
possess skills and knowledge to have a string impact in an
organisation. Students will have had opportunity for reflective and
critical evaluation of their capability as both a team worker and
independent learner and this will ensure that students are well-placed
to begin a career in a wide range of areas. During the course students
will have extensive networking opportunities within the wider course
team as well as the University. They can talk through career and
further development opportunities with personal tutors, peers and the
University Centre for Career Development. Upon successful completion
of this course you are likely to enter the industry as a computer
professional in: IT Project Management, Computer Programming, IT
consultancy, Network Engineering, Web development and Business Systems
There are a number of opportunities for further study including MSc
by Research and MPhil/PhD opportunities may be available within the
Department of Computer Science and Technology. Students that wish to
may also consider an MBA programme.