Middlesex University

Course Introduction

This course enables students to gain in'depth knowledge and skills in a range of advanced topics in computer science. The course will provide students with an understanding of key concepts in computer programming, programming paradigms and software development and design, with a balance of computer science theory and practical experience. Students will also gain an under'standing of the professional, legal and ethical framework applicable to careers in computing.

Course Modules

Modules include: Advanced topics in computer science; distributed systems; individual project; interaction and visualisation; software development.

Course Additional Entry

2nd Class Honours degree in computer science or a computer'related discipline including engineering and science and a substantial exposure to programming and IT. Applicants with degrees in other disciplines, with several years of relevant industrial experience considered. Non'native English speakers need an IELTS score of 6.5 or above. Applicants must have competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening and writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,000  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £53  Credit. First year home fees