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Professional Master of Computer Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Computer Science not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the Professional Master in Computer Science programme will be able to: * Show planning for technology projects. * Show creative design and implementation skills. * Show evidence of advanced knowledge in computer science and software engineering. * Be able to critically evaluate findings and discussions in the computer sciences literature. * Work independently and apply their knowledge to new situations. * Engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem-solving. * Reflect on the wider cultural context of their work.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Computer Science at this level can earn:

$72,000

Median earnings one year after study

$78,000

Median earnings two years after study

$111,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

81%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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