University of East Anglia

MSc Computing Science

4.6 excellent 5 opinions
University of East Anglia
In Norwich

£7,550
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Typology Master
Location Norwich
  • Master
  • Norwich
Description

Our core Computing Science MSc is designed for graduates of non-computing subjects who might be interested in a new career direction or who simply want to learn about the subject. The course gives you a firm grounding in the fundamentals of computing, with plenty of options to steer learning in your chosen direction – you’ll also develop valuable skills in project management, research, communication and team work which are extremely attractive to potential employers.


The degree culminates in a Masters dissertation which gives you the chance to specialise in a specific topic and work closely with our world-leading academics. We’ve got strong research expertise in areas as diverse as Artificial Intelligence, Audio and Visual Processing and Data Mining, and our research was highly rated in the latest Research Excellence Framework (2014).

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Where and when
Starts Location
On request
Norwich
University Of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norfolk, England
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Starts On request
Location
Norwich
University Of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norfolk, England
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· Requirements



Degree Classification Good first degree (minimum 2.1 or equivalent). at bachelor level.
Students for whom English is a Foreign language
We welcome applications from students whose first language is not English. To ensure such students benefit from postgraduate study, we require evidence of proficiency in English. Our usual entry requirements are as follows:
IELTS: 6.5 (minimum 6.0 in all components)
PTE (Pearson): 62 (minimum 55 in all components)
Test dates should be within two years of the course start date .
Other tests, including Cambridge English exams and the...

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4.6
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Course rating
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4.6
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Reviews on this course

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Joshua Lenionit
5.0 30/04/2018
What I would highlight: I had fun, it was great as I learned a lot and there is something for everyone here.
What could be improved: Nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Mmmm
4.5 11/10/2017
What I would highlight: It's the best uni that I've ever heared of. A lot of activites, great sports, restaurants and parks. The staff are very nice, organizing everything on time. Students life is highly enjoyable.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Debbie Taylor
4.5 18/02/2017
What I would highlight: Superb! It's been fun but also very challenging. Overall, well worth the effort as the job options available for my degree is expanding so much.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Bob
4.5 14/01/2016
What I would highlight: Academic support is subject to your school and luck of the draw with who you get as lecturer/supervisor. Most staff are good, the frontline IT & Library help desk services are great.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Matt
4.5 13/01/2016
What I would highlight: The social scene on campus is great. There is a good spot on campus containing a square for hanging out next to the pub and a mini street of cafes/food shops.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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2017

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The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

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What you'll learn on the course

Computing
Data Mining

Course programme


Year 1

Compulsory Study (80 credits)

  • DISSERTATION
  • RESEARCH TECHNIQUES (RESEARCH METHODS)

Option A Study (60 credits)

  • APPLICATIONS PROGRAMMING
  • DATABASE MANIPULATION
  • INTERNET AND MULTIMEDIA TECHNIQUES

Option B Study (40 credits)

  • APPLIED STATISTICS
  • COMPUTER VISION
  • DATA MINING
  • DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING
  • INFORMATION VISUALISATION
  • MODERN EMBEDDED TECHNOLOGY
  • SYSTEMS ENGINEERING ISSUES

Additional information



TUITION FEES FOR 2018/19
Tuition fees for the academic year 2018/19 are:
UK/EU Students: £7,550
International Students: £15,800
If you choose to study part-time, the fee per annum will be half the annual fee for that year, or a pro-rata fee for the module credit you are taking (only available for UK/EU students).
International applicants from outside the EU may need to pay a deposit.
We estimate living expenses at £1,015 per month.

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