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On our Computer Science BSc programme you will gain an in-depth understanding of computer-based information systems in the heart of a connected London. The first two years of the course focus on programming, computer systems, artificial intelligence, databases, software engineering and logic. The third year includes a project implementing a sophisticated piece of software.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
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How to apply
This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||AAA||Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A levels. Must contain at least one of Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Computer Science or Computing. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B or 6 in Mathematics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Please see our online prospectus for further details on our BTEC entry requirements.|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 36 credits M: 9 credits P: 0 credits||Access to Science/ Maths Diploma (or similar subject). Level 3 study to focus on at least one of Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Computer Science or Computing. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B or 6 in Mathematics.|
|Scottish Higher||AAB||Must be combined with two Scottish Advanced Highers. We do not count the Higher and Advanced Higher in the same subject.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AA||Must be combined with three Scottish Highers. We do not count the Higher and Advanced Higher in the same subject. Must include Advanced Higher in one of Mathematics or Computing Science. Additionally, National 5 grade B or Standard Grade Credit level/Intermediate 2 required in Mathematics.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||35 points||Including 6,6,6 at Higher Level. The total point score of 35 includes TOK/EE. Must include HL6 in one of Mathematics, Further Mathematics or Computer Science. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B or 6 in Mathematics. Note: IB students studying the new Maths curriculum would be required to study either Analysis and Approaches or Applications and Interpretation at Higher Level to meet the subject requirement for this programme|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H1, H2, H2, H2, H2||Must contain at least one of Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Computer Science or Computing.|
|Leaving Certificate - Ordinary Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||Not accepted|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, D3, D3||Please note that Global Perspectives is not accepted by King’s as one of your Pre-U Principal subjects. Combinations of Pre-U principal subjects and other qualifications (such as A-levels) will be considered. Must contain at least one of Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Computer Science or Computing. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B or 6 in Mathematics.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||All candidates for this programme must obtain or have obtained grade B or 6 in GCSE Mathematics (or equivalent). Please note that unfortunately we are unable to consider re-sit applicants who have yet to re-sit their Maths GCSE but we welcome applications from those who have re-sat and achieved the required grade before applying.|
Required subjects: at least one of Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Computer Science or Computing. Plus GCSE Mathematics at grade B or 6 (or equivalent).
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill|
|PTE Academic||62 overall with a minimum of 59 in each skill|
|TOEFL (iBT)||92 overall with 23 in writing and 20 in the other skills|
|Cambridge English Advanced||176 overall with a minimum of 169 in each skill|
|Cambridge English Proficiency||176 overall with a minimum of 169 in each skill|
|Trinity ISE||Level III (ISEIII) with pass in each skill|
|Institution's Own Test||Pass the King's Pre-Sessional English Language Programme with Band 6.5|
We also accept the English Language component of a number of International and European qualifications as meeting our English Language requirements. These can include GCSE English, the International Baccalaureate, the Abitur or the French Baccalaureat. For more details, please see our website. Please note that the course requirements are under Band D.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.