Programme Description

Programme Description

University of Malta

Faculty of Information and Communication Technology

Master of Science

(for courses commencing February 2022)

Semester 2 (February 2022 - June 2022)

Students are required to obtain a total of 90 ECTS credits over a period of 5 Semesters of part-time study.

Compulsory Units

ICT5010* Dissertation 80 ECTS
ICT5902** Research Methods 5 ECTS
LIN5063** Academic Reading, Writing and Speaking in English for Postgraduates 5 ECTS

*Work on the Dissertation is expected to start in Semester 2 of academic year 2021/22 (February 2022) and continue up to the end of Semester 1 of academic year 2023/24 (January 2024).

**Students are required to register for this study-unit or another study-unit as directed by the Board.

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2021 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the Degree of Master of Science ­- M.Sc. - under the auspices of the Faculty of Information and Communication Technology.
Last Updated: 13 April 2022
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