University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

This is a programme of study that involves networking, software development technologies and architectures for the design and management of modern distributed computer systems and networks. The emphasis is on a software engineering approach based on sound modern software engineering project management methods, tools and techniques, which enable an integrated lifecycle systems development view. The programme aims to provide graduates with the knowledge, skills and understanding required to allow them to contribute to the planning, design and management of modern network based computer systems. Students will gain the understanding of current technologies and architectures necessary for the network and communications infrastructure of enterprise computer systems.

Course Modules

Modules include: Project and dissertation (including a course in critical thinking and research methods); enterprise software engineering development; software engineering management; software tools and techniques; visual interactive programming; network and internet technologies and design; network management; distributed data management technology; distributed data architecture and management; data warehousing; web engineering; enterprise web engineering; data'mining and knowledge discovery in databases; mobile application development; e'business applications; network security; computer security and risk analysis; operating systems and application server security; high performance systems engineering; high performance distributed memory systems.

Course Additional Entry

A first degree in computing, computing science or a numerate subject (such as maths, physics, engineering, IS, multimedia) which includes some software development and some computer networking or communications; or a substantial commercial/industrial experience including software development using modern programming languages and design.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,350  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,200  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,200  Whole course. First year home fees