Computer Science - Computing Science

University College Cork


Course Name Computer Science - 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 9 September 2019
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means we offer places four times a year on a rolling basis. Some cour...

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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 normally have obtained at least a Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a closely related discipline.
-Candidates who have obtained at least a First Class Honours in a Higher Diploma conver...

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

Expand+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 such as software d...

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)
Research & Development Proje...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+The ICT sector is among the top three Irish growth industries.

The National Skills Bulletin (2012) identified the ICT skills identified that are difficult to source, e.g., computer software engineers and developers with specific skills sets,i.e,:...

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