MSc Applied Informatics

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

Program Description

MSc Applied Informatics

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

The MSc Applied Informatics will train you for advanced technical or managerial roles in computing areas such as Finance Informatics, Information Systems, and Telecommunications.

GRADUATES WILL BE EQUIPPED WITH

  • Theoretical and practical knowledge on key technological and business areas in today’s IT industry and research
  • Practical skills in research, analysis, realisation, and evaluation of IT systems including the write-up of technical or research documents
  • Key tools enabling them to enhance and apply their skills in management, design, and implementation of IT based solutions to different application domains.

CORE MODULES

  • DATA MINING AND BIG DATA ANALYTICS
  • OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • RESEARCH METHODS
  • SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURES
  • DISSERTATION PROJECT

ELECTIVE MODULES

  • COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN FINANCE
  • COMPUTER SYSTEMS SECURITY
  • IMAGE AND VIDEO PROCESSING
  • INTERACTIVE SYSTEMS
  • MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS
  • SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS
  • SOCIAL WEB PROGRAMMING

CAREERS

Graduates from this programme will be professionals in the IT sector as a systems analyst/manager, IT Quant, software engineer, application architect/developer, or IT project leader or a PhD candidate. The programme is designed to be industry oriented with the possibility of pursuing in-depth academic studies. You will take five required modules from the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering in addition to the dissertation project. You will also take three options from a wide range of modules offered by the Departments of CSSE, Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Mathematical Sciences.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 22, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
18 months
Full time
Price
Price
90,000 CNY
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Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
China Suzhou
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End date Request Info
Duration 18 months
Price 90,000 CNY
Price for the entire 18-month programme