Pre-Masters in Data & Computer Sciences
Prepare for cutting-edge postgraduate study and a range of exciting careers in the IT industry. The University’s specialist laboratories are equipped with the latest software; you will learn how to master sophisticated analytic techniques and professional software.
- Graduates have gone on to work for Microsoft and IBM.
Pathways at the University of Plymouth
Fees for 2018/19
Stage 1: January and May
Stage 1: Pre-Masters
Critical Thinking for Postgraduate Study
You will develop a range of critical thinking skills, including argument construction and evaluation, debate, use of evidence and critical reading.
How will I be assessed? 30% coursework, 70% examination
Interactive Learning Skills and Communication for Postgraduate Study
You will acquire a range of academic communication skills(written and oral) to prepare you for your Masters and professional life.
How will I be assessed? 60% coursework, 40% examination
Research Methods for Postgraduate Study
You will improve your understanding of postgraduate research methods and methodologies, and learn how to plan and undertake this research.
How will I be assessed? 100% coursework