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. Please visit our website for full course and module details.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Merchiston Campus
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
Standard Qualification Requirements
Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements HNC - Computing, Computer Games Development, Software Development or Data Analytics with B 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
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.|
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|