Curriculum

Sample Study Schedules

(applicable to 2017 intake and thereafter)

Each student should plan his/her own study schedule to earn credit units for the MSc in Computer Science award. The plan can be formulated with the assistance and advice from academic staff. The following shows an example schedule for part-time study and one for full-time study.

Please refer to Taught Postgraduate Catalogue for more information of individual courses.

Part-time Study Example

Year 1
Semester A CS5222
Computer Networks and Internets
CS5481
Data Engineering
 
Semester B CS5182
Computer Graphics
CS5483
Data Warehousing and Data Mining
 
Summer Term CS6534
Guided Study
   
Year 2
Semester A CS5351
Software Engineering
CS5285
Information Security for eCommerce
CS5487
Machine Learning
Semester B CS5187
Vision and Image
CS5293
Topics on Information Security
 

Full-time Study Example

Semester A CS5222
Computer Networks and Internets
CS5351
Software Engineering
CS5481
Data Engineering
CS5488
Big Data Algorithms and Techniques
CS6534
Guided Study
Semester B CS6520
Project
CS5284
Mobile Computing
CS5296
Cloud Computing: Theory and Practice
CS5486
Intelligent Systems
 
Summer Term CS6520
Project (continued)