Computer Science with Foundation Year

Bangor University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Bangor University (Prifysgol Bangor)
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Course summary

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Our aim is simple – we want to help you become a computer professional with the ability to keep yourself up-to-date with the rapid pace of developments in the field of computer science. After graduation with one of our computing degrees you should be able to obtain a good job in the computing industry in the UK or indeed with any of the international computing firms; or take up study for a higher degree such as a Masters Degree or PhD (both offered at Bangor). The BSc Computer Science with Foundation Year programme combines a foundation year with the three year Honours Degree to create an integrated four year programme. The programme provides an excellent introduction to studying a science subject at university and will provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence required to study at degree-level. The with Foundation Year programme is ideal for applicants who do not quite meet the entry requirements for the three year degree or who would benefit from further a further year’s study in relation to studying a science subject. Successful completion of the Foundation Year will see you progress to Year 1 of the Computer Science programme. As a Bangor University student, you will be taught by committed and enthusiastic staff and will have access to the University’s extensive student support network and facilities. INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: If you are an international student your recommended route of study for this degree is through our International College. Successful completion of Year 0 of the equivalent International programme guarantees entry to Year 1 of the same Bangor University degree programme. Through this route, Year 0 is delivered at Bangor University International College (BUIC) located at the heart of our University Campus and run by our partner, Oxford International Education Group. For more information, visit: www.bangor.ac.uk/buic/

Course details

Modules

For details of the modular structure, please see the course description on Bangor University's website.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeG40F
Institution code B06
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Typical offer is based on a minimum 48 tariff points from Level 3 qualification(s)* e.g. • A Levels (including: AS-levels, General Studies) • International Baccalaureate • Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) • BTEC Diplomas and Certificate are accepted and Cambridge Technical Diplomas / Certificates • Cambridge Technical Diplomas and Certificates • City & Guilds Advanced Technical Diplomas • Welsh Baccalaureate is accepted • Scottish Highers • Irish Leaving Certificate is accepted We also welcome applications from mature applicants. Mature students and/or those with other qualifications are considered on individual merit *For a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Maths grade C/4 or equivalent required

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Our COVID-19 information

Bangor University
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Clearing contact details

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Published admissions contact

0800 0851818

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Computer Science with Foundation Year at Bangor University - UCAS