Msc in Computer Science

Kaplan - University of Liverpool Online, United Kingdom

msc-in-computer-science

Next enrollment cycle

October 2021

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Total Course Fee

USD 25,020

Course Accredited By

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  • 30 Months
  • Online
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 15% scholarship

Gain the technical skills needed to break into the high demand industry of computer science with this conversion degree. 
This course is also available in Part Time Mode.

  • Designed for students from a non-computing background, this programme explores the fundamentals of computer science and software development. You will build your knowledge of key trends and themes within the field, while expanding your horizons with specialist modules in artificial intelligence. 
  • Computer science at the University of Liverpool is research-driven and internationally renowned for its cutting-edge work. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework rated 97% of our research as being world-leading or internationally excellent – the highest proportion for any computer science department in the UK. We are especially well-regarded for our expertise in artificial intelligence, and our Digital Innovation Facility, opening in 2021, will provide a further hub for our collaborative research in emerging technologies. 
  • You will have access to an online development environment to practice and refine your new technical skills, which also contains all of the technologies and software you will need for the course – inclusive within your tuition fee.

Enrollment Cycles

  • October 2021
  • August 2022
  • All applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you want to discuss your previous qualifications and experience before applying, please contact us now via LiveChat.

Applicants should possess either: 

  • A minimum of a 2:2 class degree in a suitable technical subject other than Computer Science or IT, equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree, coupled with two years’ experience in employment; or 
  • Professional work experience and/or other prior qualifications, which will be considered on a case-by-case basis. 
  • All applicants must provide evidence that they have an English language ability equivalent to an IELTS (academic) score of 6.5.
  • If you don’t have an IELTS or equivalent certificate, you can take our free online English test to assess your proficiency. You don’t need to prove your English ability if you are a national of, or have completed a qualification equivalent to a UK degree
  • You are required to complete 180 credits to achieve a full Master of Science (MSc)
  • Global Trends in Computer Science (15 credits)
  • Software Development in Practice (15 credits)
  • Databases and Information Systems (15 credits)
  • Networks and Web Technology (15 credits)
  • Reasoning and Intelligent Systems (15 credits)
  • Machine Learning in Practice (15 credits)
  • Multi-Agent Systems (15 credits)
  • Research Methods in Computer Science (15 credits)
  • Computer Science Capstone Project (60 credits)
  • MSc: £18,000 
  • These fees* are fully inclusive of all costs, including all teaching materials, core textbooks, assessments and resits.
  • Scholarships and discounts 
  • In addition to the Executive Scholarship, you may also be able to benefit from the following scholarships and discounts: 
  • Full payment discount
  • If you choose to pay for your postgraduate programme up-front, we will apply an additional 5% discount to your tuition fee.
  • Executive Scholarships
  • Executive Scholarships of 15% are available for all Business and Management programmes including the MBA, for enrolments during the 2021/22 academic year.
  • Regional Scholarships Regional Scholarships of up to 15% are available for international students based overseas in eligible countries
  • Alumni discount
  • University of Liverpool graduates going on to study an online master’s programme can benefit from a 10% discount on the tuition fees.

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