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    Cardiff Metropolitan University & MSc Computer Science & Postgraduate & Τμήμα Πληροφορικής

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City Unity College in cooperation with Cardiff Metropolitan University offers an MSc in Computing

MSc in Computer Science

MSc in Computer Science

City Unity College in cooperation with Cardiff Metropolitan University offers an MSc in Computing to those who wish to acquire specialized knowledge on the application of computer systems and the information technology in the modern world, scientific research, product development, social interaction and business environments.

The program aims to provide a high quality and professionally relevant postgraduate programme, developing in students a critical appreciation of the creation and use of computer-based systems.

Graduates will be equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to develop high quality systems and to manage all aspects of its production and maintenance, thus enabling a student to enhance their existing skills in anticipation of meeting the increasing commercial demand for advanced computing graduates. 

The encouragement of students to function as autonomous learners should result in graduates who will have developed the foundations for future and continuing professional development.

Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for enrollment in the Master’s degree program are:

  • A Bachelor degree awarded by another approved degree awarding body (2:2 or higher) or A non-graduate qualification which is deemed to be of satisfactory standard for admission into the postgraduate program

  • Students who do not hold such qualifications will be assessed for their suitability through an interview and, where necessary, through references.

  • Non-graduates who lack formal qualifications (ie: formal qualifications which marginally fall short of the normal minimum entry requirements) will have to compensate for by his/her relevant professional experience, provided that these candidates have held for a minimum of five (5) years, a key position relevant to the Master’s degree they wish to pursue.

  • There are quality assurance measures taken at program, school and institutional level to ensure standards are consistently met.

On successful completion of the MSc programme, students should be able to

  • Evaluate the technical, societal and management dimensions of computer systems.

  • Discuss professional, legal, social, cultural and ethical issues related to computing and an awareness of societal and environmental impact.

  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of aspects of computer systems and their use.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of, and attention to, the many and varied aspects of quality.

  • Evaluate the appropriateness of research methods for investigating a particular issue.

  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the principles of software engineering.

  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of techniques for the development of algorithms for a range of applications.

  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of computer organization and architectures.

The programme is modular in design. In order to obtain the MSc, each student must successfully complete a total of 180 credits; this is comprised of seven (7) 20 credit taught modules, and one (1) 40 credit dissertation module.

1. A Bachelor degree awarded by another approved degree awarding body (2:2 or higher)

or

2. A non-graduate qualification which is deemed to be of satisfactory standard for admission into the postgraduate program

Students who do not hold such qualifications will be assessed for their suitability through an interview and, where necessary, through references.

Non-graduates who lack formal qualifications (ie: formal qualifications which marginally fall short of the normal minimum entry requirements) will have to compensate for by his/her relevant professional experience, provided that these candidates have held for a minimum of five (5) years, a key position relevant to the Master’s degree they wish to pursue.

There are quality assurance measures taken at program, school and institutional level to ensure standards are consistently met.

 

  • Evaluate the technical, societal and management dimensions of computer systems.
  • Discuss professional, legal, social, cultural and ethical issues related to computing and an awareness of societal and environmental impact.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of aspects of computer systems and their use.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of, and attention to, the many and varied aspects of quality.
  • Evaluate the appropriateness of research methods for investigating a particular issue.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the principles of software engineering.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of techniques for the development of algorithms for a range of applications.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of computer organization and architectures.

The duration of the program is 3 years of full-time studies or 4 years including practical training/internship (optional). The program is completed with the acquisition of 180 ECTS credits for three years or 240 ECTS credits for four years. During the courses, the necessary supervisory and laboratory materials are used (video projectors and PCs in state-of-the-art and fully equipped laboratories). All students have access to the online platform INTRANET where all teaching material, grades and announcements for all courses are posted.

The teaching methodology combines theoretical knowledge with practical training and includes:

  • case study analysis
  • experiential and group seminars
  • developing skills and critical thinking
  • lectures by junior and senior Managers of various production enterprises
  • opportunities for educational visits to production units

All academic programs take place in our facilities at City Unity College, in the center of Athens, 15 – 17 Thisseos, Syntagma 10562.

Graduates with a Public Administration degree may work in Public Administration, for Local Government and Independent Administrative Authorities, may be employed in European and international organizations, as well in the banking sector and private companies.

Under PD 38/2010, Law 3696/2008, Law 4093/2012, European University degrees obtained by attending programs in recognized / accredited Colleges are professionally recognized by the Council for the Recognition of Professional Qualifications (SAEP) of the Ministry of Education.

To enroll in the program, prospective students must meet the following requirements::

  • Have a High school diploma
  • Proficiency of English language (for the English speaking class) and knowledge of PC usage

If the requirements for English proficiency are not met, intensive English courses are provided at City Unity College, depending on the level of each prospective student.

To enroll in the program students have to submit a file with the following documents:

  • Photocopy of their ID
  • Photocopy of their High school Diploma
  • English language certificate (for the English speaking class)

The file is evaluated by the Head of the Academic Program and the supporting documents are sent to the European University EurAka Switzerland. After the registration is completed, enrolled students shall receive their student card.

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YEAR 1
  • CIS7008 – Technology Project Management
  • CIS7028 – Information Security
  • CIS7015 – Team Software Development Project
  • CIS7016 – Research Methods for Technology Dissertations
  • CIS7017 – Technology Dissertation
  • CIS7014 – End User Computing Risk Management
  • CIS7030 – Geospatial Analysis
  • CIS7031 – Programming for Data Analysis

Provided on-campus technical support for personnel, instructors and students as well as an on-line help-desk services. Solving PC and laptop software and hardware problems ,printer and routing problems . Solving issues with Windows, Linux, and Mac operating systems.

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