MEng Computer Science and Software Engineering with Year in Industry (GG6L)
Our new curriculum has been designed to allow us to provide an in depth computer science education, but also give you the chance to really delve deeper into subjects of interest in your final year. Our first and second year 20 credit modules are all compulsory to allow you to gain the necessary knowledge, whilst our third and final year 20 credit modules are optional (except the 40 credit Final Year Project).
Year 1 (120 credits) - compulsory
|Artificial Intelligence 1||20||Yes|
|Data Structures and Algorithms||20||Yes|
|Full Stack Application Development||20||Yes|
|Logic and Computation||20||Yes|
|Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science||20||Yes|
|Object Oriented Programming||20||Yes|
Year 2 (120 credits) - compulsory
All modules in Year 2 are compulsory.
|Advanced Functional Programming||20||Yes|
|Mathematical Modelling and Decision Making||20||Yes|
|Security and Networks||20||Yes|
|Systems Programming in C/C++||20||Yes|
Year 3 (120 credits) - optional
You are free to choose from a wide range of optional 20 credit modules in your third year.
|Complex Adaptive Systems||20||Yes|
|Computer Vision and Imaging||20||Yes|
|Language and Cognition||20||Yes|
|Machine Learning and Intelligent Data Analysis||20||Yes|
|Programming Language Principles, Design, and Implementation||20||Yes|
|Security of Real-World Systems||20||Yes|
|Teaching Computing in Schools||20||Yes|
|Theoretical Foundations for Security||20||Yes|
Your fourth year will be spent as a Year working in Industry before returning for your final year.
Year 5 (120 credits) - optional (plus compulsory project)
With the exception of the compulsory 60 credit Computer Science Masters project *, you are able to choose from a range of optional 20 credit modules in your final year, depending on your area of interest.
|Advanced Networking (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Complex Adaptive Systems (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Computer-Aided Verification (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Computer Graphics (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Computer Vision and Imaging (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Evaluation Methods & Statistics||10 **||Yes|
|Human-Computer Interaction (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Individual Study (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Intelligent Robotics (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Language and Cognition (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Machine Learning and Intelligent Data Analysis (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Masters Project||60||No *|
|Programming Language Principles, Design, and Implementation (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Research Topics in HCI||10 **||Yes|
|Secure Programming||10 **||Yes|
|Security of Real-World Systems (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Security Research Seminar||10 **||Yes|
|Teaching Computer Science in Schools (Extended)||20||Yes|
|Theoretical Foundations for Security (Extended)||20||Yes|
Please note: The modules listed on the website for this programme are regularly reviewed to ensure they are up-to-date and informed by the latest research and teaching methods. Unless indicated otherwise, the modules listed for this programme are for students starting in 2020. On rare occasions, we may need to make unexpected changes to core modules; in this event we will contact offer holders as soon as possible to inform or consult them as appropriate. Further information can be found in the programme and modules handbook.