Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Graduates who are able to fully exploit the

potential of computing and information

systems by combining specialist technical

skills with other knowledge and experience are

highly sought after. Guided by academics with

a wealth of industrial experience, this is an

intensive one'year MSc programme for highly

motivated graduates with little prior experience

of computer science.

You will develop your theoretical knowledge

and practical technical development skills

through extensive training in the subjects

at the heart of computing, including objectoriented

programming (using Java), database

systems, and information systems (covering

system design, networking and computer

architecture). You will be able to extend your

areas of technical expertise to specialist areas

by choosing from a variety of option modules.

Course Modules

Modules include: IT programming; information systems and databases; a wide range of optional modules from graphical user interfaces; mobile services and high performance computing. Please refer to our website for modules related to this programme.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
2 years
Part Time

Qualifications required:

  • Applicants should have a 2nd class degree in a subject not related to Computer Science, or a degree with less that 50 per cent of the modules in computer science subjects.