Computer Science (Top Up)

London South Bank University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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The growth of big data, social computing and the Internet of things are accelerating the demand for high level computing skills. This course offers the opportunity to study both the theory of computation and practical approaches to the design and implementation of systems. The course is based upon the internationally recognised Association of Computing Machinery recommendations for Computer Science curriculum guidelines and equips students with the solid base of computing knowledge required in this fast-moving field.

Course details

Modules

Principles of data networks - Systems and cyber security - Object-oriented programming - ICT project management in practice - Project (double-weighted). Optional modules: Artificial intelligence - Data mining and big data analytics - Mobile computing - Smart internet technologies - AR/VR technologies


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 codeG408
Institution code L75
Campus nameLSBU Main Site - Southwark Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

Acceptable qualifications requirements: Higher National Diploma with at least 60 credits at merit in second year modules, or Other equivalent Higher Education qualification Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Read fees and funding information at https://www.lsbu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-and-funding
Computer Science (Top Up) at London South Bank University - UCAS