University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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


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Course summary

TEF Silver

University of Wales Trinity Saint David has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The Computing pathway was designed to allow for students or employers more flexibility to select specific modules of interest and hence build a programme that suits their career direction more closely than and the fixed pathway. The pathway has compulsory modules that must be studied to provide the student with a set of required skills needed to become a computing professional but adds the flexibility to customise their skills.

Course details


Level 4 modules may include 120 credits per year from the following (modules labelled X are compulsory): Academic and Employability Skills X Business & IT Management Computational Thinking X Computer Architecture & Networks Data Analysis & Visualisation Games Programming Information Engineering X Introduction to Networks Introduction to Scripting Introduction to Web Development Maths for Software Development Programming 1 X Programming 2 Web Design and Online Marketing X Level 5modules may include: Accounting and Accounting Software Advanced Data Analysis & Statistical Programming Algorithms and Data Structures Application Design & Development Business Application Development Computer Forensics Cybersecurity X Database Management Systems X eCommerce Enterprise and Innovation X Games Programming & Physics Graphics Programming Indie Games Development Open Source Web Technologies Operating Systems Project Management X Research Methods X Responsive Web Programming Routing and Switching Concepts Server Management and Virtualisation Software Engineering Principles Web Development Wireless Networks & Simulation Level 6 modules may include: Advanced Cybersecurity Advanced Graphics Programming and Virtual Reality Advanced Routing and Switching Advanced Web Development Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Big Data Big Data and Emerging Web Technologies Business Intelligence Systems Data Mining Distributed Applications Geographical Information Systems High Performance Computing Information Systems Strategy Major Project X Mobile Application Development Network and Data Centre Management Real-Time Embedded and Critical Systems Usability Engineering Virtual Environments and Virtual Reality Wide Area Networks

Assessment method

Mainly practical assignment and applied project work with some formal examinations

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 code588S
Institution code T80
Campus nameSA1 Waterfront Campus
Campus codeT

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 points 104 UCAS tariff points to include: Two C grades at A-Level/AVCE; or BTEC National Diploma grades Pass, Pass, Pass; or BTEC National Certificate grades Merit, Pass; or NVQ Level 3 - Pass Please note that subjects at Advanced Level should/may include ICT, Computing, Maths, Physics or similar. GCSE Maths grade C or above is preferred.

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 £11500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Computing at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS