MSc Computer Science
- An intensive programme (formerly known as a conversion course)
for graduates of other subjects than computer science. See Entry requirements
The programme is accredited as partially meeting the educational
requirement for Chartered IT Professional registration by the
- One year full-time or two years part-time, day or evening. See Attendance and FAQ (full-time) or FAQ (part-time) for topics not covered here.
- Modules currently include: programming in Java, object-oriented programming, software engineering using UML, information systems, databases including SQL using Oracle, internet technologies (languages for the Web and networks), computer systems (architecture and operating systems), fundamentals of computing, and a selection of optional modules. See Programme booklet (PDF) and Programme content, module outlines, learning resources
If you have a question about the MSc Computer Science that is not
covered here or on the Birkbeck FAQ , please contact Liam Simmonds.
Apply online Full-time or Part-time
for an application form.
See also Fees
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