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Master of Science in Cloud Computing

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MSc
Programme Code: CR_KCLDC_9
 
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time, Distance Learning, ACCS, Open
 
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:9
Embedded Award:No
 
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:June 2023
Department:COMPUTER SCIENCE
Field of Study:Computer Science
 

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A mastery of the theoretical knowledge and applied skills necessary to analyse, critically evaluate and apply the principles and practices of virtualisation, storage, networking, security and related technologies to cloud computing systems.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) An ability to critically appraise developments in a wide range of technologies such as security, virtualisation, storage, networking; discuss current challenges and research activities in these areas; apply appropriate methodologies to research problems.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Select and apply research tools and techniques of inquiry; critically evaluate design and implementation issues in cloud computing; communicate to a range of audiences in both written and verbal media about new and emerging theories and technologies.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) Independently acquire and assess knowledge in novel and emerging technologies, integrate this knowledge of various technologies to successfully plan and implement a cloud computing project.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) An ability to analyse and document measures to address risks and weaknesses in cloud computing infrastructures; develop guidelines regarding professional and ethical practices in the exploitation of computer technology; design and implement a solution that requires significant preliminary research for novel and unfamiliar situations.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Initiate, lead and manage projects of significant complexity involving multi-disciplinary teams; work as a member of an IT strategic planning team; participate in peer collaboration and evaluation exercises.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) Devise programme to support his/her continuing professional development, independently learn, understand, evaluate and apply new knowledge.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) Act in a manner consistent with the best interests of clients, colleagues and other stakeholders and the general public, maintain integrity and independence in professional judgement.
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
COMP9075 Cloud Strategies &Optimisation
COMP9076 Virtual Environments
COMP8062 Cloud Automation&Orchestration
COMH9004 Cloud Storage Infrastructures
Elective
Module Code Module Title
SOFT8025 Scalable Microservices
COMP9048 Malware Reverse Engineering
COMP9072 Distributed Ledger Technology
COMP9071 Fraud and Anomaly Detection
COMP9061 Practical Machine Learning
COMP9047 Malware Investigations
FREE6001 Free Choice Module
COMP9077 Network Management
 

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
COMP9028 Comp Research Project Implem.
COMP9011 Research Practice & Ethics
COMP9078 Next Generation Networks
Elective
Module Code Module Title
COMP9061 Practical Machine Learning
COMP9071 Fraud and Anomaly Detection
COMP9072 Distributed Ledger Technology
COMP9033 Data Analytics
COMP9048 Malware Reverse Engineering
SOFT8025 Scalable Microservices
FREE6001 Free Choice Module
COMP9077 Network Management

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