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MComp (Hons) Computer Science

University of Lincoln
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Course UCAS code: G404
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  • MComp (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
**Course Start Date: 17th September 2018** The MComp Computer Science degree is a four-year, integrated Master's degree is designed to give the experience, skills and knowledge to design and develop a variety of software and hardware computing solutions for real-world problems. The MComp degree provides you with the opportunity to develop the experience, skills and knowledge to design and develop a variety of software and hardware computing solutions for real-world problems. Particular attention is paid to cutting-edge topics, such as artificial intelligence and human-computer interaction, in addition to core computer science disciplines. This aims to ensure that your studies are at the forefront of research in the field. This degree aims to provide a broad foundation in computer science and students can develop the mathematical, analytical and problem-solving skills required to succeed in the challenging and exciting modern computing industry. With digital technologies driving advances in all aspects of the modern world, from business to healthcare to education, those with expertise in computer science are finding employment in a wide range of sectors.
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In your first year, you have the opportunity to study the fundamental areas of computing science. This includes programming, computer architectures, operating systems and maths for computing. The second year aims to build on this foundation, covering artificial intelligence and database and network systems. At this stage, you will have the chance to specialise in topics such as image processing, robotics and parallel computing. You will also have the opportunity to work on an extended group project. In the third year, you can choose an optional area of study that is of specific interest to you, such as mobile computing or business intelligence, while completing a substantial individual project. Students who choose this four-year MComp programme have the opportunity to study a range of optional modules at Master's level and to complete a project with real-world applications in an area of individual interest. For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website. Some programmes provide you with the opportunity to focus your study in a particular area through optional modules. Timetabling arrangements may limit the availability of some optional modules to some students. As the options often reflect staff research interests, they may alter over time due to staff availability.
Assessment Methods:
The way students will be assessed on this course will vary for each module. It could include coursework, such as a dissertation or essay, written and practical exams, portfolio development, group work or presentations to name some examples. Throughout this degree, students may receive tuition from professors, senior lecturers, lecturers, researchers, practitioners, visiting experts or technicians, and they may be supported in their learning by other students.
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15 January

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Lincoln is such a great university. The town is a great mix between the historical old city and a modern, student friendly vibe with plenty of places to eat and drink. Steep Hill has loads of lovely little boutiques and shops for students. There’s a fair few places to go out, not massively hectic but not dead. Everyone I met was incredibly friendly and interesting, and the teachers were passionate and helpful, really pushing me to work hard and further my academic studies.

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Enquiries Team:
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  • hcaz's avatar by hcaz on 7th October 2015
    Its fantastic for the university, my course may not the best if you have any experience before hand.
  • by Anonymous on 30th September 2015
    Administration such as handling of tuition and placements is terrible. They refunded student finance for one of my years and I had to repay in cash.
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