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ADMISSION AND GRANTS
Departments of Automatic and Computer Science.
2019-20 (RD 1393/2007)
One academic year, full-time
This is not a degree title qualifying with ministerial approval for the exercise of regulated professional activities.
D. Iván Marsá Maestre
Iván Marsá Maestre
Miguel Ángel Sicilia Urbán
Bernardo Alarcos Alcázar
José Javier Martínez Herráiz
Susel Fernández Melián
The goals of this Master's degree are in line with the stipulates of the Spanish Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and ensure the achievement of the basic competences required to obtain a master's degree, in accordance with article 3.3, Appendix I of R.D. 1393/2007.
Fulfilment of the goals means students have achieved competences which must be consistent with the fundamental rights of equality between men and women, with the principles of equal opportunities and of universal accessibility for the disabled, and with the values proper to a democratic and peace-loving culture.
This Master's offers to any student the possibility to study a selection of subjects compounding a Postgraduate Short Course, which will enable the student, if requested at the end of the course, to obtain an Own Studies Degree title from the university of Alcalá.
After finishing the subjects the student could apply, paying the correponding fees, for a Certificate of the Postgraduate Short Course. Besides, if the student wants to complete the Master's in the future, the subjects finished in the Postgraduate Short Course will automatically be incorporated in the student's academic record at no cost.
The Short Courses included in the Master's are:
Specific requirements for admission to the Master's
1.The main entry profile would be:
Students holding a degree title whith subjects related to analysis and design of telecommunication networks, analysis and design of operating systems, analysis and design of software, and provision of telematic services, basically:
2.Secondary entry profile:
Students holding a degree title partially related, that is, degrees in which the subjects of the main profile are taught in a non-exhaustive manner. Degree titles whose main or secondary education codes are included in:
Prerequisites defined for admission to the study are: 1. Being capable of programming in a high level language 2. To know the fundamental concepts of computer technology and architecture, including assembly languages. 3. To know the basis of cryptography and network and system security. 4. To know the relational databases and their languages. 5. To know the basis of computer networks and TCP/IP protocols, in addition to having knowledge of the main applications, especially the basic operation of a Web application. 6. To know the basis of the structure of an operating system and particularly know the operating systems based on Linux and Windows.
Candidates' degrees will be assessed individually to determine the training complements required to ensure that the programme is used properly.
The student's previous studies academic record and curriculum vitae will be required for admission.
The assessment criterion of achievements will have as a fundamental element the academic record in the previous studies, including, if necessary, a personal interview.
Admission to the Master's is the task of the departments responsible for the Master's (Automation and Computer Science), which will assess the student's profile through the Master's Academic Committee, which will have the following composition: the director of the Master's and a professor representing each of the proposed subjects.
For Master's Dissertations to be defended from academic year 2019-20 onwards, it has been established that, along with the Master's Dissertation, the student must submit to the director the summarized report (% of coincidence) given through Turnitin application, once the director has opened the application to obtain the aforementioned report (Approved by the Official Postgraduate and Doctoral Studies Committee, on its regular session dated 24th September 2019).
Teaching hours: afternoons, from 16 to 20 hours
Science and Technology Campus
Ctra. Madrid-Barcelona Km. 33,600
28805. Alcalá de Henares
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