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Big Data Technologies

Glasgow Caledonian University

Content

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.

Entry Requirements

UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in computing with software development, for example, computing, computer science, software engineering, web technologies and computer engineering. We also welcome applicants with Industry qualifications/experience within the GCU Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

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