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This course has been developed in response to real-world needs and is underpinned by research. Our internationally renowned research groups have close links with industry. Computing is a dynamic and fast moving industry that makes modern life possible. From management information systems and industrial process control to the internet and 4G phones, as a computer scientist you will be involved in shaping the world around us.
In Year 1, you will study programming, information systems, computer systems and mathematics. Beyond these you can widen your skill set into such areas as computer networks, multimedia or further programming languages. In Year 2 and your final year compulsory modules include programming, software development, security, databases, human-computer interaction and the social, ethical and legal issues associated with computer science. In addition, you can focus on specific areas or choose a broader set of modules to develop a wider set of skills. Your final year also includes a dissertation where you will carry out a project in an area of your choice, supervised by a member of staff.
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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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE Maths - Grade 4 GCSE English - Grade 4 1 x further GCSE - Grade 4|
IELTS 6.0 overall. Reading 6.0. Writing 6.0. Listening 5.5. Speaking 5.5. If you accept a Conditional offer to this course as your Firm choice through UCAS, and the offer does not include a requirement to pass an English language test or improve your English language, we may be able to make the offer Unconditional. Please check your offer carefully where this will be confirmed for each applicant.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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