University of Brighton

Degree level: Undergraduate

Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence

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Course summary

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Artificial intelligence (AI) is making a positive impact by helping tackle societal and global economic challenges, and is being put to use in virtually every sector of the economy. It also brings convenience to daily life, powering virtual personal assistants and smart home devices. Designed in collaboration with industry experts, our applied course will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to develop software systems based on AI advances. You will learn the fundamentals of computer science to develop your understanding of software development and software-hardware interface design. This is combined with ideas and techniques involved in different approaches to artificial intelligence, the basics of knowledge representation and key aspects of data mining. You will develop practical skills through project work and opportunities for paid work experience, helping put learning into practice. Brighton is one of the most important areas in the UK for digital technology. Our well established professional network provides mentor and networking opportunities. Guest lecturers from industry share their experience with you, giving you professional insight to enhance your learning experience.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 - 112 points
A level BBC - CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM - DMM
Access to HE Diploma M: 24 credits Pass with 60 credits overall. Level 3 units in computing required. At least 45 credits at level 3, with 24 credits at merit or above.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 26 points Must include three subjects at Higher Level.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H4

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)66.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5. in each element, or equivalent English Language qualification.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14604 Year 1

Additional fee information

The fees listed here are for full-time courses beginning in the academic year 2020–21. Further tuition fees are payable for each subsequent year of study and are subject to an annual increase of no more than 5% or RPI (whichever is the greater). The annual increase for UK/EU students, who are subject to regulated fees, will increase no more than the statutory maximum fee. The tuition fee you have to pay depends on a number of factors including the kind of course you take, and whether you study full-time or part-time. If you are studying part-time you will normally be charged on a pro rata basis depending on the number of modules you take. If your course includes a sandwich year option you will pay a reduced fee during this year; £1,290 for home students and £2,076 for international students. International students should confirm the tuition fee for the course you are applying for by using our course finder. You may have to pay additional costs during your studies. The cost of optional activities is not included in your tuition fee and you will need to meet this cost in addition to your fees. A summary of the costs that you may be expected to pay, and what is included in your fees, can be found on our website.
Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence at University of Brighton - UCAS