Open University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Computing & IT and Statistics (W42-CITS)

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Course summary

This is one of several subject combinations available in our Diploma of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject (Q67). With this joint diploma, you can specialise in an area of computing and IT and combine it with statistics, dividing your time equally between subjects. With competence in statistics and computing skills, you’ll be equipped to work in organisations that base decisions on statistical analysis or seek to interpret “big data”. Key features of the course

  • Offers a 50:50 split between computing & IT and statistics
  • Provides a choice of computing & IT topics to focus on
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study


This degree has two stages, each comprising 120 credits. You’ll start Stage 1, with two 30-credit computing & IT modules followed by a 30-credit statistics module and a 30-credit mathematics module. In Stage 2, you’ll study 60 credits in a specific area of computing & IT and complete your diploma with two 30-credit statistics modules.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £13848 Whole course
International £13848 Whole course
England £13848 Whole course
Channel Islands £13848 Whole course
Northern Ireland £4416 Whole course
Scotland £4512 Whole course
Wales £5248 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £13296 Whole course

Additional fee information

The fee information provided is valid for modules starting before 31 July 2024. Fees normally increase annually. For further information about The Open University's fee policy, visit our website.
Computing & IT and Statistics (W42-CITS) at Open University - UCAS