GCU's MSc in Big Data Technologies helps students build the fundamental knowledge and practical skills for success in this fast-growing field. You'll develop competence in a range of emerging technologies: big data, cloud computing and the internet of things. You'll learn from the experts; GCU is internationally recognised for the strength of its research in these exciting subjects, driving 21st century innovation.
Taught modules are: Cloud Computing and Web Services; Big Data Landscape; Data Analytics; Big Data Platforms; Internet of Things; IT Professional Issues and Project Methods; Masters Dissertation.
A UK 2:2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in computing that includes software development as a major component. This would usually include degrees in Computing, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Web Technologies and Computer Engineering.
16 months (January) 1 year (September)
School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment