MSc. Computing (Information Systems)

MSc. Computing (Information Systems)

If you want to move into the computing and information systems field, or if computing plays an increasing part in your role, the MSc Computing and Information Systems is ideal personal development. This postgraduate computing course is designed for people who have little or no previous experience or specific qualifications in computing or information technology, though you should have some related experience or skills that you wish to build upon.

We place emphasis on the effective use, design and development of software for information systems. You will become skilled in programming and learn how to design and implement information systems. Graduates of this computing Masters course will have relevant, up-to-date knowledge, along with the professional and technical skills needed to develop, manage and employ information systems applications in a range of organisations.

Year One, Semester One (5 Cores)
Code Course name LH PH TH CH CU
CS 505 Advanced Programming 30 30 - 45 3
CS 506 Contemporary Issues in Computing 30 - 30 45 3
CS 507 Machine Learning 30 30 - 45 3
TM 500 Research Methods 30 - 30 45 3
SE 500 Software Design & Modeling 30 - 30 45 3
Total           15
Year One, Semester Two (3 Cores)
Code Course name LH PH TH CH CU
  3 Cores          
IT 501 Electronic Commerce Technologies 30 16 14 45 3
IS 503 Data Mining 30 30 - 45 3
IS 506 Data Simulation 30 30 - 45 3
  1 Elective          
CS 509 Mobile Cloud Computing 30 30 - 45 3
CS 510 Cryptosystems 30 30 - 45 3
CS 512 Security of Software 30 30 - 45 3
Total           12
Year Two, Semester One (2 Cores & Dissertation)
Code Course name LH PH TH CH CU
  2 Cores          
TM 602 Legal & Ethical Issues 30 - 30 45 3
IS 603 Interactive Technologies 30 30 - 60 3
TM 601 Dissertation          
Total           6
Year Two, Semester Two (3 Cores)
Code Course name LH PH TH CH CU
  3 Cores          
TM 601 Dissertation - 120 30 75 5
BA 522 Financial Management 30 30 - 45 3
BA 509 Strategic Human Resource Management 30 30 - 45 3
Total           11
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