"Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, examinations may be replaced by an alternative form of assessment during the academic year 2020/2021. Please refer to the Programme Specification on these pages for further details."
Why choose Herts?
Our M.Sc. Advanced Computer Science is industry-focused, using delivery methods that have been tested throughout our long-term provision of the programme but annually updated to reflect the most current development in the advanced computer science field.
The course focuses on algorithmic solutions but also allows you to study other core subjects in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, data science and analytics or software engineering.
Our project-based delivery method combines advanced programming models and paradigms aimed at developing the highest level of problem-solving and quality management skills in computer science.
About the course
This course will enable you to enhance your career prospects or prepare for a programme of research that requires knowledge of more of the sub-discipline areas. You will have a wide range of taught modules from which to choose and will be expected to complete a major project that extends and applies what you have learnt in one or more of the taught modules they have taken.
Why choose this course?
One of a range of advanced courses within our postgraduate Master's programme in Computer Science, this particular course provides you with a specialism combining theoretical knowledge and practical skills in advanced computer science.
This M.Sc. will help you develop skills using and critically evaluating a range of methods and tools currently employed in the specialist topics of computer science to advanced depth.
Gain an internationally recognised master's degree.
Flexible online learning allows you to fit study around your other commitments without travel and accommodation costs.
Taught by a highly regarded and long-established computer science department.
Benefit from the same academic standards and quality control procedures as our equivalent on-campus course.
At the University of Hertfordshire, we want to make sure your time studying with us is as stress-free and rewarding as possible. We offer a range of support services, including; student wellbeing, academic support, accommodation, and childcare, to ensure that you make the most of your time at Herts and can focus on studying and having fun.
Sandwich placement or study abroad year: n/a
Applications open to international and EU students: Yes