I think it is very interesting to cross different areas of knowledge and I find this Master’s programme to be strongly connected to real projects in society.

Skander Hamada, student

Computer Science, Master's Programme (One-Year)

Summary

Are you fascinated by cutting-edge technology? Our one-year Master’s programme aims to deepen your knowledge in an area of current interest within computer science, as well as to develop your scientific skills.

MSc graduates in Computer Science will find many exciting opportunities await them, such as the development of complex distributed systems for e-business, e-government, e-health, e-learning, supply chain management, mobile computing and ubiquitous computing. Moreover, you will be qualified to work as a consultant and IT developer. The degree also prepares individuals for PhD studies, leading to careers in education or research.

Continue for two-year Master’s Degree
Students studying Computer Science, Master's Programme (One-Year) can continue on to the course Computer Science: Internet of Things, Master's Course and get a two-year master’s degree.

Admission requirements

1. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Degree of Engineering in Computer Science, or a degree in a related field. All degrees must be equivalent to at least 180 higher education credits.
2. The equivalent of English B in Swedish secondary school.
3. At least 15 credits of programming (or equivalent).

Selection:

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About

Are you fascinated by cutting-edge technology?Our one-year master’s programme aims to deepen your knowledge in an area of current interest within computer science, as well as to develop your scientific skills.

Description of programme

The programme focuses on the realisation of innovative IT services and systems. You will learn about the technologies and concepts essential for the development of modern information systems, which are typically complex and include cooperative components. Such technologies and concepts include software agents, service-oriented computing, middleware and ontologies. You will also learn how these technologies can be applied to business systems and other support activities that are critical to society.

Your future career

MSc graduates in Computer Science will find many exciting opportunities await them, such as the development of complex distributed systems for e-business, e-government, e-health, e-learning, supply chain management, mobile computing and ubiquitous computing. Moreover, you will be qualified to work as a consultant and IT developer. The degree also prepares individuals for PhD studies, leading to careers in education or research.

Continue for two-year master's

Students studying Computer Science, Master's Programme (One-Year) can continue on to the course Computer Science: Internet of Things, Master's Course and get a two-year master’s degree. 

 

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Syllabus

Syllabus for students admitted autumn 2017

Programme Code:
TACSO revision 5
Language:
English
Date of establishment:
18 November 2009
Date of ratification:
28 June 2016
Decision-making body:
Faculty of Technology and Society
Enforcement date:
28 August 2017

Entry requirements

1. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Degree of Engineering in Computer Science, or a degree in a related field. All degrees must be equivalent to at least 180 higher education credits.
2. The equivalent of English B in Swedish secondary school.
3. At least 15 credits of programming (or equivalent).

Organisation

The program will give the student an opportunity to deepen her/his knowledge in an area of current interest within Computer Science, as well as knowledge and skills of methodologies for research and development projects within Computer Science. The core of the programme is the technologies and concepts essential for the development of connected systems including cooperative information systems.

Content

Courses

For programme with start Autumn 2017:
Autumn 2017 - Semester 1
Spring 2018 - Semester 2

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and Understanding

On completion of the course the student shall demonstrate:

  • knowledge and understanding of Computer Science, including having an overview of the area, deepened knowledge in the area of connected systems, as well as, insight in current research and development
  • deepened knowledge of methodologies and research methodologies used in Computer Science
  • ablility to describe central concepts in the area of connected systems

Skills and Abilities

On completion of the course the student shall demonstrate:

  • ability to integrate knowledge and to analyse, evaluate and handle complex problems and situations also with limited information
  • ability to independently identify and formulate problems, as well as, plan and, by using suitable methods, carry out advanced tasks within given time frames
  • ability to orally and in writing clearly present and discuss her/his conclusions regarding matters in Computer Science, as well as the knowledge and the arguments which these are based upon in dialog with different groups
  • ability to apply the main concepts and technologies in the development of connected systems
  • skills that are required to participate in research and development work in Computer Science, or to work with other qualified tasks

Judgement and approach

On completion of the course the student shall demonstrate:

  • capability, within the area of Computer science, with special focus on connected systems, to make judgements taking into consideration relevant scientific, societal, and ethical aspects, as well as, showing consciousness of ethical aspects of research and development
  • understanding of the possibilities and limitation of science, its role in society, and the responsibility of its use
  • ability to identify her/his needs of additional knowledge and to take responsibility for her/his progress within the area

Degree

Master's Degree (60 credits).

Master of Science (60 credits) with a major in Computer Science

Contact

The education is provided by the Faculty of Technology and Society at the department Computer Science and Media Technology.

Further information

Dorota Gorna, Career Service Study and Career Advisor
Phone: 040-66 57037
Samuel Andersson, Student Services Assistant
Phone: 040-66 57759
Johan Holmgren, Programme Coordinator
Phone: 040-66 57688

Application

28 August 2017 Day-time 100% Malmö

Tuition fees

for non-EU students only

First instalment: 110000 SEK
Full tuition Fee: 110000 SEK

28 August 2017 Day-time 100% Malmö Application code: mah-78500

National application round

Tuition fees

for non-EU students only

First instalment: 110000 SEK
Full tuition Fee: 110000 SEK

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