Applied Computer Science (top-up)

City College Plymouth

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth
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Course summary

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The BSc (Hons) degree in Computing covers a wide spectrum of knowledge, ranging from physiology, philosophy, psychology, ethics, algorithms and data structures, logic and mathematics, hardware and networks to professional issues and software engineering. It also develops a wide range of technical and interpersonal skills, including computer programming, analysis and design, research, project management, report writing, presentation skills and enterprise. It combines core Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Key features include: High Performance Computing, Machine Learning and AI programming, Project Management and a Project Dissertation and optional study paths in biologically inspired computational algorithms and digital forensics and security.

Course details

Modules

Proposed modules are: Research Project, High Performance Computing, Project Management and Statistical Methods, Machine Learning and AI, Bio-Inspired Computing (optional) and Advanced Computer Forensics and Security (Optional)

Assessment method

Coursework and practical assessments


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 codeI002
Institution code C83
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
HND (BTEC) We welcome applications from those who have a level 5 qualification in a relevant subject.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8450 Year 1
England £8450 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8450 Year 1
Scotland £8450 Year 1
Wales £8450 Year 1
Channel Islands £8450 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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City College Plymouth
Kings Road
Devonport
Plymouth
PL1 5QG


Clearing contact details

Clearing Contact Details

01752 305786

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Whether your exam results didn’t quite go your way, or you are only just deciding you’d like to start a university-level course this September, come and talk to us about it. We are offering drop-in sessions on Thursday 16th August 2018, Friday 17th August 2018 and Monday 20 August 2018. Alternatively, you can also speak to the team by calling our Clearing hotline on 01752 305786. Lines are open from 8.00am to 5.00pm on Thursday 16, Friday 17 August and Monday 20 August and from 10.00am to 2.00pm on Saturday 18 August.


Course contact details

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Higher Education Advice Team

01752 305786

Applied Computer Science (top-up) at City College Plymouth - UCAS