Want to work in computing and IT? Ready for a career change? This course is a Masters conversion course specifically designed for those who do not already have a degree in computing. If you have already studied computer science or a related subject to degree level, you may wish to consider our MSc Computer Science or MSc Cyber Security courses.
If you're looking for a career change and want to develop suitable skills for a rewarding career in the IT sector, this course is your stepping stone. You'll explore everything from software development to cyber security, networking to web development, and on graduation be in a position to take on the modern technology-driven world.
With IT professionals in high demand across the UK and worldwide, whatever your current situation, our course is flexible enough to meet your needs. You'll learn to evaluate solutions to a range of computing challenges. It's all about equipping you with a set of skills that will make you attractive to future employers in a range of sectors.
We'll introduce you to advanced information and technology practices and systems, expanding your knowledge in areas such as software development, computer networks, website development and cyber security. You'll be prepared to put your new skills into practice confidently, with a focus on programming, networking, hardware and analysis throughout the course.
Cambridge is the perfect place to study Computer Science. Recently named the 'Best UK city to work in' you'll have lots of opportunities to gain relevant work experience locally and after graduation can expect an average salary of £35,000. (Glassdoor 2016).