Computing with Electronic Engineering (R62) at Open University - UCAS

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Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Computing with Electronic Engineering (R62)

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Course summary

Smart devices are now omnipresent; computing, electronics and telecommunications are integral to our everyday lives. This combined degree develops your understanding of computing and electronic engineering, emphasising practical knowledge and skills required by industry. It considers digital technologies, programming, networking, manufacturing methods related to product design, environmental sustainability, and the legal requirements to promote good practice. Gain a sound grasp of the principles of hardware-based, software-based, or systems-based technologies. Developing computing skills alongside knowledge of electronics opens up exciting career opportunities. You’ll be able to apply your knowledge and skills in various industries and organisations. It also incorporates transferable skills applicable to professional development in the field. Key features of the course

  • Practice electronics using our state-of-the-art multi-award-winning OpenSTEM Labs
  • Develop your programming and other computing skills
  • Choose from four focus options within the computing strand
  • Develop transferable skills applicable to both computing and engineering professions


This degree has three stages, each comprising 120 credits: In Stage 1, you’ll study two 30-credit computing modules and two 30-credit engineering modules. In Stage 2, you’ll study two 30-credit modules from a choice of computing focus areas, choose one 30-credit computing module and study a 30-credit electronic engineering module. In Stage 3, you’ll choose two 30-credit computing modules, study a 30-credit electronic engineering module and a 30-credit project module.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £21816 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £20952 Whole course
Scotland £7128 Whole course
Northern Ireland £6954 Whole course
Wales £7872 Whole course
EU £22416 Whole course
International £22416 Whole course
Channel Islands £22416 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee information is valid for modules starting before 31 July 2025. Fees typically increase annually.
Computing with Electronic Engineering (R62) at Open University - UCAS