London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

The course will be based on development tools and software technologies for data, system and service development, cloud computing, big data, internet of things and information security. It will also make use of new technologies for integration of embedded devices such as Arduino and Raspberry. Students will be able to choose options from Mobile application development, cybercrime and security, data and visualisation or work related learning before embarking on the project. The course provides preparation and training which encourages students seeking positions within financial, retail and entertainment sectors. It incorporates materials for professional training, which prepare you for professional certification in Oracle SQL, Java Enterprise and Hortonworks Data Platform.

Course Modules

Core modules: Information systems development; enterprise software components development; information security; datawarehosing and big data management; cloud computing and internet of things; dissertation; project. 1 optional module from: Mobile applications; cybersecurity; data analytics.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.2 UK degree or equivalent in computer science, computing, information technology or a related field. Working knowledge of 1 programming language is sufficient to follow the course but knowledge of an object'oriented programming language is advantageous. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered. All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,965  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £885  Credit module. First year home fees