Edinburgh Napier University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Computer Science

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Course summary

Computer Science is an exciting course that mixes theory and practical skills to give you the best possible start to your career. This course will teach you the theory and practical elements of computing science, a subject area that underpins computational applications that affect our lives, ranging from computer games and social networking to advanced data analytics. During your studies, you will cover a wide area of modules including, software development, artificial intelligence, and data analytics along with mathematics and computer systems. Computer Science covers the core concepts of computing, and you can expect to find employment in software development and engineering, systems analysis, data analysis and numerous other opportunities in technology focused companies. This course is accredited by BCS The Chartered Institute for IT. Please visit our website for full course and module details.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
I101
Institution code:
E59
Campus name:
Merchiston Campus
Campus code:
M

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements HNC - Computing, Computer Games Development, Software Development or Data Analytics with A in the graded unit to include Higher Maths at grade B. Other HNC qualifications may be considered, please contact [email protected] for advice. SQA Advanced Higher - BBC to include Maths or Physics. A Level - BBB to include Maths or Physics. BTEC Extended Diploma DDD in a related subject Year 3 is not available for this course.

Minimum Qualification Requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
50%
Student satisfaction
73%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
93%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
EU £16425 Year 1
International £16425 Year 1

Additional fee information

For Tuition Fee information please visit the specific course page on our website - https://www.napier.ac.uk/study-with-us/undergraduate
Computer Science at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS