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Course summary

This course has been specially designed to provide students with the latest cutting-edge skills in computer science. You’ll investigate the latest technological advances in areas like artificial intelligence, cyber security, and human-computer interaction. During your studies, you will explore the theoretical basis of computer science and discover how systems are organised, designed and implemented. The course places a strong emphasis on gaining practical experience and hands-on working. On the course you'll learn about design thinking, algorithms and optimisation, complex problem solving and other areas of computer science. In your final year, you’ll complete advanced topics in computer science before completing a major project. This will provide an opportunity to leverage user-centred design thinking and incorporate cutting-edge advances in computing into your project. During summer 2021 Ravensbourne University London is committed to providing a new 'digital hub', which will see a significant investment in the latest equipment in support of computing courses. This course leads to career opportunities in a number of different areas of computing technology. Graduates can find employment in the likes of software engineering, games development, web development, cyber security, IT management, forensic computer analysis, database administration and cloud computing.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

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

Students will also be expected to possess five GCSEs (grade C/4 or above) or equivalent (including English) .

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)5.5IELTS 5.5 overall with 5.5 in each subtest.
TOEFL (iBT)72TOEFL IBT with 72 points overall including minimum Reading 18, Listening 17, Speaking 20, Writing 17
PTE Academic42PTE Academic or SELT: 42 overall with minimum 42 in each subtest.
Trinity ISEPassTrinity College London - B2 SELT ISE II. Pass Overall with Pass in each component.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £16500 Year 1
International £16500 Year 1

Additional fee information

*All fees shown are correct for 2021/22 academic year and are subject to change.
Computer Science at Ravensbourne University London - UCAS