MSc Computer Science

MSc Computer Science
MSc Computer Science
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MSc Computer Science


Computer Science

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11 modules

A Programme by University of Sunderland

The 100% online MSc Computer Science from the University of Sunderland provide individuals who aren’t from a computer science background with the core skills and expertise to successfully launch a new career in this thriving field.

The Masters degree is suitable for professionals in other fields who need computer science capabilities to unlock career progression. Equally, it is ideal for computer scientists who want to gain an academic qualification to boost their credentials and career prospects.

Studying the course, you will learn how to effectively specify, design, implement and support IT systems in the real world. 

You will develop essential knowledge of key areas of computer science, including in networking, databases, programming, and web design and development. You will also develop an understanding of cyber security, data science and machine learning.

You will also knowledge of programming language including Python and R, CISCO.

Learning Outcomes

Computer science principles and practice

Computer architectures

Web design and development

Data science

Machine learning and data mining

Secure database system development



Software engineering

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an Executive Concentration?

Executive Concentration is a collection of 3 modules with a duration of 12 weeks. These Executive Concentration courses are created from modules presented in complete Master's degrees, this guarantees the quality of the course.

What is the duration of an Executive Concentration?

The Executive Concentration courses differ, but on average the duration is 12 weeks.

Can an Executive Concentration be certified?

Yes, when you complete an Executive Concentration you will receive certification.

What universities are Executive Concentration from?

The Executive Concentration courses are created by professors from the world's top universities known for their research and teaching methodologies, and include professors from the Universities of Cambridge, Southern California, California Los Angeles, and Notre Dame.

Do I have to enrol at a particular time in order to start an Executive Concentration?

No, Executive Concentration courses are self-managed and you can enrol at any time. You can study as and when your agenda and schedule allow.

Are all Executive Concentration online?

Yes, the Executive Concentration courses are fully online.

How can I see which Executive Concentration are available?

You can view our full portfolio of Executive Concentration courses here.

How can I see which universities offer Executive Concentration?

You can view our partner Universities here.