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Artificial Intelligence (AI) is playing an ever-increasing role in business and society, helping support exciting developments and revolutionising the way people live now and in the future.  

Northumbria University’s Artificial Intelligence MSc course provides an exciting opportunity to those with any background, who want to change direction into the fast developing area of AI. This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of AI and provide you with a holistic understanding of digital intelligence and its effects on society. It will equip you with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to explore and recommend solution-based, commercial applications of AI for competitive advantage.  

As part of the course, you will develop a strong understanding of the capability of AI and how best to utilise existing AI tools allowing you to successfully implement this in practice. You will learn to identify requirements before the application of AI and become aware of the implications that these tools have from a governance and operational perspective. 

Opportunities for employment in this area are vast. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to adapt and advise on the practical application of AI tools and techniques in organisations across multiple industries, both nationally and internationally.

 

 

**SUBJECT TO VALIDATION** 

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is playing an ever-increasing role in business and society, helping support exciting developments and revolutionising the way people live now and in the future.  

Northumbria University’s Artificial Intelligence MSc course provides an exciting opportunity to those with any background, who want to change direction into the fast developing area of AI. This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of AI and provide you with a holistic understanding of digital intelligence and its effects on society. It will equip you with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to explore and recommend solution-based, commercial applications of AI for competitive advantage.  

As part of the course, you will develop a strong understanding of the capability of AI and how best to utilise existing AI tools allowing you to successfully implement this in practice. You will learn to identify requirements before the application of AI and become aware of the implications that these tools have from a governance and operational perspective. 

Opportunities for employment in this area are vast. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to adapt and advise on the practical application of AI tools and techniques in organisations across multiple industries, both nationally and internationally.

 

 

Course Information

Level of Study
Postgraduate

Mode of Study
1 Year Full-Time

Location
City Campus, Northumbria University

City
Newcastle

Start
September 2020

Fee Information

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On this course, you will study a range of subjects related to AI from digital technologies, programme design and implementation, AI studio and intelligent user interfaces. 

You will be provided with a wide range of learning opportunities in a challenging and stimulating environment. You will learn via various learning methods, including lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical’s, research, case studies, guest/expert input and task based learning, in guided and independent study.

You will also develop your research and project management skills in the form of your MSc project – a self-directed research project based on an artificial intelligence related subject of your choosing. 

 

 

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Our teaching staff include cutting-edge researchers, whose specialisms overlap with the content of this course, ensuring teaching your receive is current and relevant.

You will be part of a dynamic learning environment with an expert team of staff teaching theoretical and practical research skills. This includes as problem solving skills, self-directed learning and communication skills.

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Northumbria University uses a range of technologies to enhance your learning, with tools including web-based self-guided exercises, online tests with feedback, videos and tutorials. These tools support and extend the material that is delivered during lectures, and are available anywhere anytime. Group work and peer interaction feature prominently in our learning and teaching, this reflects the practices you’re likely to encounter within the working environment.

You will have 24/7 term-time access to Northumbria’s library, which has over half a million print books as well as half a million electronic books available online. 

The University has advanced search software and database tools, including NORA Power Search that allows you to use a single search box to get fast results from across a wide and reliable range of academic resources.

Throughout the duration of your course you will have access to our state-of-the-art facilities including our new Computer and Information Sciences building, this gives you access to dedicated IT systems and is available evenings and weekends.

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As part of the Artificial Intelligence MSc course you will be immersed in a research-rich environment supported by our rapidly expanding Computational Intelligence, Computer Science and Information Science Research Groups. We offer research-informed teaching, industry-standard software and a strong community of like-minded students.

AI research at Northumbria has been widely applied to different industries with the financial and technical support from various funders. Cased studies and other teaching materials have been developed based on such real-world experience to enhance the Artificial Intelligence MSc course.

Research / Department of Computing and Information Sciences

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Those with the transferable skills and knowledge to supply AI solutions are highly sought after. Demand is high for graduates able to provide technological solutions and seek new ways to gain commercial, competitive advantage. This is particularly sought after by employers in the field of Artificial Intelligence. 

Jobs in this area span a number of different roles within the health, automotive, business, finance, and manufacturing industries. Particular careers include data scientists, AI developers, and consultants, to name but a few. 

Book an Open Day / Experience Artificial Intelligence

Visit an Open Day to really get an inside view of what it's like to study Artificial Intelligence at Northumbria. Speak to staff from the course and discover your funding options.

Entry Requirements 2020/21

Standard Entry

Applicants should normally have:

A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in any subject. Other subject qualifications, equivalent professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

International qualifications:

If you have studied a non UK qualification, you can see how your qualifications compare to the standard entry criteria, by selecting the country that you received the qualification in, from our country pages. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry
 
English Language requirements
 
International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent*).
 
*The university accepts a large number of UK and International Qualifications in place of IELTS.  You can find details of acceptable tests and the required grades you will need in our English Language section. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/englishqualifications

Fees and Funding 2020/21 Entry

Full UK Fee: TBC

Full EU Fee: TBC

Full International Fee: TBC

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