School of Computing

Advanced Software Development MSc

This highly practical course will appeal to computing graduates seeking careers as professional software engineers and equip them with the skills necessary to succeed. Employers often complain that computing graduates lack real-world practical skills. This course addresses software development for new and emerging platforms such as mobile phones/pads, multi-core processors and cloud computing. Modern development environments, languages and tools are also covered.

Advanced English for Academic Study may be compulsory for non-native speakers who need extra support
Further information about English language support

Course information

Entry requirements

  • A 1, 2.1 or good 2.2 honours degree in computer science or a closely related subject with a substantial coverage of programming and software engineering.

(Full entry requirement details)


Autumn term

Core modules

Optional modules (choose 2 if introductory stream, 3 otherwise)

Spring term

Core modules

Optional modules (choose 3)

Summer term

This web page gives advance information about the programme as we plan to run it in the coming academic year. We believe the details are accurate at the time of writing but details may be subject to change.

School of Computing, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NF

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 824180 or contact us.

Last Updated: 09/09/2016