University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Cloud Computing

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Course summary

BSc Cloud Computing focuses on the design, implementation, testing and maintenance of high-quality information systems and data-driven applications. You will learn database design, creation, administration and the development of data-driven applications. Additionally, you will use statistical methods to analyse and visualise data, develop skills in data mining and the use of data centre technologies. The focus of this course is on acquiring and using the expertise required to create solutions to large and complex problems; the expertise and skills you develop from engineering network solutions as part of a team is highly regarded by employers. Our graduates have excellent employment prospects in the computing, teaching, lecturing and ICT industry, as well as in other areas of the economy. Reasons to choose this course:

  • Established industrial links.
  • Provides you with the latest skills along with an appreciation of the demands of industry.
  • Student learn, in-depth, a range of programming concepts, data analysis and mining technique and network skills to develop sophisticated and complex information systems solutions.

Course details

Modules

Year One – Level 4 (HNC, HND & BSc) • Computer Architecture and Operating Systems (20 credits; compulsory) • Data Analysis and Visualisation (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Web and Database Concepts (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Networks and Cyber Security Essentials (20 credits; compulsory) • Software Development (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two – Level 5 (HND & BSc) • Advanced Networking (20 credits; compulsory) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Cloud Computing Architecture (20 credits; compulsory) • Data Security and Compliance (20 credits; compulsory) • Network Operating Systems and Services (20 credits; compulsory) • Network Programmability (20 credits; compulsory). Year Three – Level 6 (BSc) • Advanced Cyber Security (20 credits; compulsory) • Cloud Computing Administration (20 credits; compulsory) • Emerging Trends (20 credits; compulsory / optional (DDA) / optional (PT)) • Independent Project (40 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Industrial Based Research (20 credits; optional (DDA) / optional (PT)) • Switching, Routing and Wireless (20 credits; compulsory).


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
CC01
Institution code:
T80
Campus name:
SA1 Waterfront Campus, Swansea
Campus code:
T

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
63%
Student satisfaction
50%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
75%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit our Scholarships and Bursaries section: https://www.uwtsd.ac.uk/bursaries/

Cloud Computing at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS