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The Computer Science with Industrial Placement course prepares you with the key knowledge and skills required by the industry related to the field of Computing and Information Technology. It incorporates employability skills and soft skills, alongside technical competence. It improves your skills and work readiness. Work placement provides work experience that is relevant to your course and your future career and enhances your CV. After the completion of your second year of the degree programme, the work experience you have gained helps you select your final year project. On this course you will learn about the fundamentals and science behind computing and software development, ranging from mobile devices to large scale systems for enterprise applications. A degree in computer science will help you gain the key skills and knowledge for designing and developing software systems for a variety of applications, ranging from mobile systems to large scale applications for enterprises. As part of this course you will cover the concepts and the basis for producing sound and demanding applications. Our course focuses on practical skills, influenced by research, and by industry and market requirements, helping you prepare for employment. The first year of the course focuses on the fundamentals with laboratory sessions. The second year covers the core concepts for producing applications for mobile and businesses, with the final year of studies covering the advance topics in artificial intelligence and computer security. The third year project allows you to design a comprehensive and sophisticated software application.
How to apply
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!
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|Campus name||Main site - West London|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
- Year 4
|UCAS Tariff||112 - 120 points|
|A level||BBB - BBC|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Access to HE Diploma (Minimum of 45 credits at level 3)|
GCSE (or recognised equivalent) English and Mathematics at Grade C or above
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.