City University of Hong Kong

Curriculum

Sample Study Schedules

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. Below are some sample study schedules for illustration purpose.

Refer to Taught Postgraduate Catalogue for more information of individual courses.

SAMPLE Full-time Study Plan (taking Project course with No Stream)

Semester A CS5222
Computer Networks and Internets
CS5351
Software Engineering
CS5481
Data Engineering
CS5491
Artificial Intelligence
CS6534
Guided Study
Semester B CS6520
Project
CS5188
Virtual Reality Technologies and Applications
CS5483
Data Warehousing and Data Mining
CS5489
Machine Learning: Algorithms and Applications
 
Summer Term CS6520
Project (continued)
       

SAMPLE Full-time Study Plan (Information Security Stream)

Semester A CS5222
Computer Networks and Internets
CS5351
Software Engineering
CS5481
Data Engineering
CS5285
Information Security for eCommerce
CS5294
Information Security Technology Management
Semester B CS5182
Computer Graphics
CS5187
Vision and Image
CS5483
Data Warehousing and Data Mining
CS6290
Privacy-enhancing Technologies
CS6537
Guided Study in Information Security

SAMPLE Part-time Study Plan (Artificial Intelligence Stream)

Year 1
Semester A CS5222
Computer Networks and Internets
CS5481
Data Engineering
CS5491
Artificial Intelligence
Semester B CS5182
Computer Graphics
CS5489
Machine Learning: Algorithms and Applications
 
Year 2
Semester A CS5351
Software Engineering
CS5486
Intelligent Systems
CS5487
Machine Learning: Principles and Practice
Semester B CS5187
Vision and Image
CS5188
Virtual Reality Technologies and Applications