City College Plymouth

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

Applied Computer Science (top-up)

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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


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