Open University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Computing and Engineering

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Course summary

This course develops your skills in and understanding of computing and engineering. These are two areas that underpin most aspects of the way we live. Gain a foundation in the basic principles of hardware-based, software-based, or systems-based technologies. Computing skills with basic knowledge of engineering can lead to an array of career opportunities. Apply your knowledge and skills in a broad range of industries and organisations. It also incorporates transferable skills applicable to professional development in the field. Key features of the course

  • An ideal starting point for a career in information technology, computing, communication technology or engineering.
  • Introduces the fast-changing world of computing and engineering, and develops your mathematics skills.
  • Sample tasters in computing and engineering.
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

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.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6924 Whole course
Northern Ireland £2208 Whole course
Scotland £2256 Whole course
Wales £2624 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £6648 Whole course
EU £6924 Whole course
International £6924 Whole course
Channel Islands £6924 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 and Engineering at Open University - UCAS