Computer Science - Applied

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Computer Science - Applied
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHG68
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MSc
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date: 30/June/2019
PAC Application Information

Expand+Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at www.pac.ie/maynoothuniversity This is an online application system that allows applicants, for a fee of €50, ...

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Duration 2 years full-time (1 year full-time taught modules, 6 months taught modules and dissertation, 6 month work placement
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
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Financial Support

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Postgraduate students are sometimes eligible for more than funding. Tax relief and some medical entitlements are also a possibility. You can find information about budgeting, medical entitlements and tax relief by visiting: www.maynoothuni...

Entry Requirements

Expand+A 3-year degree in computer science (2H2) or an equivalent amount of computer science as part of a degree in a cognate subject.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree leve...

Comment Computer Science
The Department is a centre of excellence for the development of dependable software systems, offering science and engineering graduates the knowledge, skills and indepth technical understanding required to succeed in the software industry. The Department offers courses that combine academic research with industrial placements in the leading software industry companies in Ireland, nurturing a new generation of software engineers grounded in technological expertise.
Course Content

Expand+The MSc in Computer Science (Applied) offers students with degrees that include three years of Computer Science a personalised programme of advanced CS modules to enhance their knowledge and fit their strengths. Furthermore, students deepen their res...

Subjects Taught The course lasts two years. In year one, students will do 12 taught modules selected to complement their previous experience and knowledge. In year 2, semester 1 consists of an advanced module in programming plus a choice of optional modules. In addition, student undertake a major individual software project and preparation for work placement. In semester 2, students are placed within software companies to gain at least six months of relevant work experience.
Careers or Further Progression Graduates of the MSc in Computer Science (Applied) will be well placed to obtain positions in the software industry as programmers, designers and developers. In addition they will have an all-round qualification in computer science that makes them eligible for a wide range of computer-related positions.
Further Enquiries Programme Director Dr Joe Timoney
Tel: +35317083847
Fax: +35317081848
Email: joseph.timoney@nuim.ie
Website: https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/computer-science
Address Department of Computer Science,
Maynooth University, Maynooth,
Co. Kildare, Ireland
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