|Study location||United Kingdom, Southampton (Highfield campus)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
in computer science, software engineering or a closely related subject such as mathematics, physics, or electronics/electrical engineering.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each band)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
Expenses, accommodation, working etc.
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You will be assigned a project supervisor and project area or topic to work on. Before the start of the project you will learn about appropriate research methods and prepare an extended project brief and review of the relevant literature. In the summer, following your second semester examinations, you will undertake the main work of the project, which you write up as an extended report or dissertation of up to 15,000 words or 60 pages.
Computer Science students from Southampton mainly go on to work in the software industry, often as developers, but also as consultants, project managers, testing and support, or technical specialists.
These roles support a variety of sectors including: – banking and finance – consumer electronics – defence, engineering – entertainment – insurance – power generation – telecommunications – television
As well as larger multinationals, many students also go on to work for small to medium enterprises (SMEs), including start-ups.