This master’s degree aims to equip you with the professional and technical skills needed to specify, design, develop and test modern software systems in a variety of different contexts and organisational settings.
The course is designed and delivered with input from our industry contacts. You will have the opportunity to learn how to construct and deliver software solutions either working with clients or on real-world case scenarios, which may lead to careers in software design and development.
You will study in our modern Frank Whittle Building (Engineering and Computing Building) with well-equipped laboratories and industry standard software.
Work placement option
This master’s programme provides you with the additional option to apply for a ‚work placement’ opportunity during your first semester with us. The ‚work placement’, which if secured, is designed to further develop your skills, knowledge and professional experience with the aim of maximising your employability prospects. Please note that the optional placement modules incur an additional tuition fee of £4,000.
Find out more about the work placement option.
Why Coventry University?
An award-winning university, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible experience. We continue to invest in both our facilities and our innovative approach to education. Our students benefit from industry-relevant teaching, and resources and support designed to help them succeed. These range from our modern library and computing facilities to dedicated careers advice and our impressive Students’ Union activities.
The course has been designed for those with some, or good, previous experience of programming, and for those who would like the opportunity to pursue employment or further research in software systems development.
The degree combines theories and practices in the design and development of software systems. It covers a wide range of key topics which aim to reflect the latest technologies and employment trends, including software architecture solutions, database management and big data, security, web and mobile applications development, cloud deployment and agile principles.
Why choose this course?
If you are interested in learning about programming or wish to update your existing software development skills, this course provides opportunities to equip you with the skills and knowledge of software development professionals. Our course is designed in consultation with industry professionals to deliver an up-to-date syllabus with the latest technology and employment trends.
The course aims to provide a sound understanding of essential development platforms, protocols and standards with an emphasis on object-oriented modelling, design and programming, big data, security and the development of web-based and mobile applications.
We offer excellent facilities, so you can have the opportunity to learn core technical competencies of disciplines for software development using industry-standard equipment and up-to-date software, including Microsoft and open source tools.
You will be required to focus on advanced topics and investigate areas at the forefront of the software development research community and industry.
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