Software Systems and Internet Technology
Department of Computer Science,
Faculty of Engineering
If your first degree is in another subject but you want a career in computing, this course is for you. It will give you a solid grounding in software systems engineering and current topics in internet computing.
Sophisticated software systems support electronic commerce, information retrieval, and communication with large databases. We'll teach you how to harness the latest developments, and apply your knowledge to the real world.
Applying for this course
Due to the popularity of this course we have introduced a staged admissions process to assess applications for entry in September 2020. You'll still apply in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form.
Accredited by the British Computer Society
- Foundations of Object-Oriented Programming
- Network and Internetwork Architectures
- Professional Issues
- Software Engineering for Internet Technology
- Team Project (SSIT)
- Advanced Java Programming
- Web Technologies
- Software Re-Engineering
- Dissertation Project
We use lectures, tutorials and group work.
Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.
1 year full-time
This course has the perfect balance between programming, databases and web/internet. Also, the project work played a big part in my decision, because in this way I would have some practical experience after graduation.
Msc Software Systems and Internet Technology
Minimum 2:1 honours degree in an engineering or science subject.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
+44 114 222 1800
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.