Computing Science

University College Cork


Course Name Computing Science
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKR40
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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Duration 1 year full-time
A typical five credit module includes:
• two lecture hours
• one to two hours of practicals per week
• outside these regular hours, you are required to study independently by reading and by working in the laboratories.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates must have obtained either:
• an Honours level 8 primary degree (minium 2H1 honours or equivalent) in Computer Science or a closely related discipline OR
• a first Class Honours in a Higher Diploma conversion course, such as the Highe...

Comment Postgraduate Diploma in Computing Science
Students failing to achieve an aggregate of at least 60% across all modules but who achieve a pass in each of the taught modules at their first attempt graduate with a Postgraduate Diploma in Computing Science. Students may also opt to exit the programme and graduate with a Postgraduate Diploma in Computing Science provided they have achieved a pass in each module.
Course Content

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This MSc programme will provide you with the skills required to understand the entrepreneurship and innovation required for the software industry. Many national and multinational companies employ computer science graduates in areas su...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Structure
Students must attain 90 credits through a combination of:
• Core Modules (30 credits)
• Elective Modules (30 credits) (15 credits from Group 1 and 15 credits from Group 2 below)
• Dissertation (30 credits)

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Careers or Further Progression

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Companies actively recruiting Computer Science graduates in 2017-18 include:
Accenture, Aer Lingus, Amazon, Apple, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bank of Ireland, BT, Cisco, CiTi-Technology, Cloudreach, Dell, Digital...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Marc van Dongen
+ 353 21 420 5903
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