Robert Gordon University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Computing (Application Software Development)

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Course summary

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This course has been designed to meet the requirements of applicants who have completed a relevant HND in Computing by providing a two-year top-up programme leading to an Honours degree. The course will extend your existing skills in software and systems development and equip you with advanced skills in web and mobile developments, enabling you to develop sophisticated applications which take into account the requirements of an organisation and the end user. Software development topics are complemented by coverage of mobile development, web-based development and systems development to ensure that you have the knowledge and proficiency in the tools and technologies needed to develop accessible, interactive solutions that achieve a high level of end user and client satisfaction.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT

How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeI310
Institution code R36
Campus nameMain Site - Aberdeen
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted
Scottish Advanced Higher Not accepted
Scottish HNC Not accepted
Scottish HND Pass Relevant HND may be considered for entry.
HNC (BTEC) Not accepted
HND (BTEC) P Relevant HND may be considered for entry.

Advanced entry course. HND or equivalent required for entry.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £1820* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
England £6750* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6750* Year 1
Wales £6750* Year 1
Channel Islands £6750* Year 1
International £15040* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Computing (Application Software Development) at Robert Gordon University - UCAS