Postgraduate Module Specifications

This page gives a table of all modules on the CSSE MSc programmes, and lets you see which module is included on which programme. Click on the module name to see the "module specification form" which is the University's official documentation describing what the module is about and how it is taught.

Please note that any information on programme and module specifications given on these pages is intended for current students only. Prospective students should use the information given on these pages as a guide only and be aware that programme and module specifications are subject to change. For up to date course details prospective students should visit the following page:

These tables show the programmes how they will look in the academic year starting September 2017

ACS - Advanced Computer Science
DATASCI - Data Sciences
DWBS - Databases and Web-Based Systems
CYBERSEC - Cyber Security, Threat Intelligence and Forensics
MSE - Software Engineering

Level 7

Module NameSemesterCreditsExam:CWProgrammes
Advanced Databases23050:50DWBSDATASCI 
Applied Statistics and Data Mining13050:50DWBSDATASCI 
Big Data Tools and Techniques23050:50 DATASCI 
Cyber Forensics and Malware Investigation1300:100  CYBERSEC
Cyber Threat Intelligence2300:100  CYBERSEC
Information Security in Practice1300:100  CYBERSEC
Penetration Testing and Exploit Development2300:100  CYBERSEC
Principles of Data Science13050:50 DATASCI 
Semantic Web and Information Extraction23050:50DWBS  
Web-Based Software Development1300:100DWBS